Alpine Air Express, Inc. (Alpine Air) is engaged in the air cargo business through its wholly owned subsidiary, Alpine Aviation, Inc. (Alpine Aviation). Alpine Aviation is an air cargo operator, transporting mail packages and other time-sensitive cargo to 19 cities in the western portion of the mainland the United States. Alpine Aviation provides air cargo transportation services in the United States in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Nebraska and Colorado. Alpine Aviation also provides contract cargo charter flights for other carriers and for the public. In addition to air cargo transportation, the Company provides maintenance service on aircraft owned or operated by third parties, leasing of passenger aircraft, and operates a First Officer Training Program. During the fiscal year ended October 31, 2010 (fiscal 2010), the Company acquired one additional Beechcraft 1900-D passenger aircraft and sold one Beechcraft 1900-C aircraft.