Knight Transportation Inc. Announces Participation in BB&T Capital Markets and Deutsche Bank Conferences

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Thursday, February 9, 2006 5:12 pm EST

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PHOENIX

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NYSE:
KNX
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 9, 2006--Knight Transportation Inc. (NYSE: KNX) announced today that it is scheduled to present at the BB&T Capital Markets 21st Annual Transportation Services Conference at the Conrad Hotel in Miami on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2006, at 9:45 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be broadcast live on the Internet. Interested parties can register to view the webcast at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/bbt8/kngt/.

The company also announced that it will be presenting at the Deutsche Bank 2006 Small Cap Growth Conference at the Ritz-Carlton in Naples, Fla., on Friday, Feb. 17, 2006, at 11 a.m. Eastern time. The presentation will be broadcast live on the Internet and can be accessed by any interested party at www.corporate-ir.net/ireye/confLobby.zhtml?ticker=KNX&item_id=1167105.

Presenting in both conferences will be Kevin Knight, chairman and CEO, and David Jackson, CFO. A link to both of these presentations will also be available in the shareholder section of the company's Web site at www.knighttrans.com.

Knight Transportation Inc., with headquarters in Phoenix, is a truckload carrier offering Dry Van, Refrigerated, and Brokerage Services to its customers through a network of service centers located throughout the United States. The principal types of freight transported include consumer staples, retail, paper products, packaging/plastics, manufacturing, and import/export commodities. Knight's common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol KNX.

The presentation or discussions at the conferences may contain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Please refer to various disclosures made by the company in its stockholder reports, press releases, and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission for important risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those expressed in or implied by any such forward-looking statement. The company does not assume, and specifically disclaims, any obligation to update forward-looking statements.

Contact:

Knight Transportation Inc., Phoenix
David Jackson, 602-269-2000