ABX Air To Host Third Quarter Conference Call

WILMINGTON, OH - October 16, 2006 - ABX Air (NASDAQ:ABXA) today announced that it will host an investor conference call to review its financial results for the third quarter of 2006 on Friday, November 10, 2006, at 10:00 am Eastern time. The Company will release its third-quarter results after the close of the market on Thursday, November 9, 2006.

On the day of the conference call, participants should dial 866-272-9941 and international participants should dial 617-213-8895 ten minutes before the scheduled start of the call and ask for conference pass code 75113942. The call will also be webcast live (listen-only mode) via the link below:

Live Webcast
November 10, 2006 at 10 a.m. Eastern time
Third Quarter Investor Conference Call
Windows Media Player required

The webcast will also be available via www.earnings.com for individual investors and www.streetevents.com for institutional investors.

A replay of the conference call will be available an hour after the conclusion of the call. It will be available by phone for five days after the call at 888-286-8010 (international callers 617-801-6888, use pass code 81373040). The webcast replay will remain available via the link above or www.earnings.com for 30 days.

ABX Air is a cargo airline that operates out of Wilmington, Ohio, and 17 hubs throughout the United States. In addition to providing airlift capacity and sort facility staffing to DHL, ABX Air provides charter, maintenance and package handling services to a diverse group of customers. ABX is the largest employer in a several-county area in southwestern Ohio.

For more information, contact:
Quint Turner
ABX Air, Inc.
(937) 382-559