Chorus Aviation announces election of directors

HALIFAX, May 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Chorus Aviation Inc. ("Chorus") (TSX: CHR.B CHR.A CHR.DB) today announced the results of the vote on the election of directors at its Annual Meeting of Shareholders on May 10, 2013.

The total number of shares represented by shareholders present in person and by proxy at the meeting was 57,416,869 representing 46.15% of Chorus' issued and outstanding shares with voting rights. Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business. Chorus' proxy circular provided for nine nominees to the Board of Directors. Detailed results of the vote for election of directors are set out below.

Nominee Votes For % For Votes Withheld % Withheld
Gary M. Collins 53,946,382 93.96% 3,470,487 6.04%
Karen Cramm 57,106,377 99.46%    310,492 0.54%
Benjamin C. Duster IV 56,760,694 98.86%    656,175 1.14%
Richard D. Falconer 57,222,046 99.66%    194,824 0.34%
Sydney John Isaacs 57,202,773 99.63%     214,096 0.37%
G.Ross MacCormack 57,216,511 99.65%     200,358 0.35%
Richard H. McCoy 56,335,855 98.12% 1,081,014 1.88%
John T. McLennan 57,086,976 99.43%     326,893 0.57%
Joseph D. Randell 57,246,573 99.70%     170,296 0.30%

About Chorus Aviation Inc.

Chorus Aviation Inc. ("Chorus") was incorporated on September 27, 2010 and is a dividend-paying holding company which owns Jazz Aviation LP, and Chorus Leasing III Inc.

Chorus is traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbols of CHR.A, CHR.B and CHR.DB.

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