ACA Chairman to Present at Conference

Atlantic Coast Airlines Holdings, Inc. (ACA) Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer Kerry Skeen will make a presentation to investors and financial
analysts during the Goldman Sachs 19th Annual Transportation Conference
being held in New York. The ACA/Independence Air presentation is scheduled
to take place Wednesday, February 4, 2004 at approximately 3:35pm Eastern.
The sponsors are presenting a live audio-only web cast of the conference.
It will be accessible through the web address:
Listeners should go to this site at least 15 minutes prior to the event to
register and download and install any necessary software, Microsoft
Windows Media Player or RealPlayer. For those unable to listen to the live
broadcast, a replay will be available for at least 30 days by accessing
the above address. There is no charge to access the event.

The slides that will accompany the ACA/Independence Air presentation will
be available as a PowerPoint file in the “For Investors HOME” section of
the Atlantic Coast Airlines corporate website:
Atlantic Coast Airlines currently operates as United Express and Delta
Connection in the Eastern and Midwestern United States as well as Canada.
On July 28, 2003, the company announced plans to operate as Independence
Air—a coast-to-coast low-fare airline based at Washington Dulles—
once it ceases to operate as United Express.

The company has a fleet of 145 aircraft—including a total of 120
regional jets—and offers over 800 daily departures, serving 84
destinations. The company employs approximately 4,400 aviation
professionals. For more information about Atlantic Coast Airlines
Holdings, Inc., please visit our website at