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American Airlines Reports March Traffic 2011

American Airlines reported its March traffic increased 0.8 percent versus the same period last year.

FORT WORTH, Texas, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines reported its March traffic increased 0.8 percent versus the same period last year. Capacity increased 2.6 percent year over year, resulting in a load factor of 80.2 percent compared to 81.7 percent in the same period last year. International traffic increased by 5.2 percent relative to last year on a capacity increase of 7.1 percent. Domestic traffic decreased 1.7 percent year over year on 0.1 percent less capacity.

American boarded 7.4 million passengers in March.

Detailed traffic and capacity are attached.

AMERICAN AIRLINES PASSENGER DIVISION

COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY

EXCLUDES CHARTER SERVICES


 
 
   

March

   
   

2011

 

2010

 

CHANGE

 

REVENUE PASSENGER MILES (000)

       
 

SYSTEM                        

 

10,661,414

 

10,577,146

 

0.8

%

 
  

D.O.T. DOMESTIC

6,616,553

 

6,731,312

 

-1.7

  
  

INTERNATIONAL

4,044,861

 

3,845,834

 

5.2

  
  

ATLANTIC

1,258,444

 

1,368,870

 

-8.1

  
  

LATIN AMERICA

2,222,074

 

1,981,637

 

12.1

  
  

PACIFIC

564,343

 

495,327

 

13.9

  

AVAILABLE SEAT MILES (000)

       
 

SYSTEM                        

 

13,287,052

 

12,945,388

 

2.6

%

 
  

D.O.T. DOMESTIC

8,055,077

 

8,059,911

 

-0.1

  
  

INTERNATIONAL

5,231,975

 

4,885,477

 

7.1

  
  

ATLANTIC

1,759,241

 

1,769,844

 

-0.6

  
  

LATIN AMERICA

2,721,927

 

2,546,898

 

6.9

  
  

PACIFIC

750,807

 

568,735

 

32.0

  

LOAD FACTOR

        
 

SYSTEM                        

 

80.2

%

81.7

%

-1.5

Pts

 
  

D.O.T. DOMESTIC

82.1

 

83.5

 

-1.4

  
  

INTERNATIONAL

77.3

 

78.7

 

-1.4

  
  

ATLANTIC

71.5

 

77.3

 

-5.8

  
  

LATIN AMERICA

81.6

 

77.8

 

3.8

  
  

PACIFIC

75.2

 

87.1

 

-11.9

  

PASSENGERS BOARDED            

7,421,101

 

7,509,362

 

-1.2

%

 
          

SYSTEM CARGO TON MILES (000)  

163,142

 

166,702

 

-2.1

%

 
  
         

 

AMERICAN AIRLINES PASSENGER DIVISION

COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY

EXCLUDES CHARTER SERVICES


 
 
   

YEAR-TO-DATE March

   
   

2011

 

2010

 

CHANGE

 

REVENUE PASSENGER MILES (000)

       
 

SYSTEM                        

 

29,159,058

 

28,693,293

 

1.6

%

 
  

D.O.T. DOMESTIC

17,842,586

 

17,997,361

 

-0.9

  
  

INTERNATIONAL

11,316,472

 

10,695,932

 

5.8

  
  

ATLANTIC

3,338,307

 

3,562,608

 

-6.3

  
  

LATIN AMERICA

6,449,272

 

5,784,278

 

11.5

  
  

PACIFIC

1,528,893

 

1,349,046

 

13.3

  

AVAILABLE SEAT MILES (000)

       
 

SYSTEM                        

 

37,840,995

 

36,835,476

 

2.7

%

 
  

D.O.T. DOMESTIC

22,779,908

 

22,836,355

 

-0.2

  
  

INTERNATIONAL

15,061,086

 

13,999,122

 

7.6

  
  

ATLANTIC

4,964,836

 

5,000,779

 

-0.7

  
  

LATIN AMERICA

8,066,530

 

7,351,582

 

9.7

  
  

PACIFIC

2,029,720

 

1,646,760

 

23.3

  

LOAD FACTOR

        
 

SYSTEM                        

 

77.1

%

77.9

%

-0.8

Pts

 
  

D.O.T. DOMESTIC

78.3

 

78.8

 

-0.5

  
  

INTERNATIONAL

75.1

 

76.4

 

-1.3

  
  

ATLANTIC

67.2

 

71.2

 

-4.0

  
  

LATIN AMERICA

80

 

78.7

 

1.3

  
  

PACIFIC

75.3

 

81.9

 

-6.6

  

PASSENGERS BOARDED            

20,107,220

 

20,169,487

 

-0.3

%

 
          

SYSTEM CARGO TON MILES (000)  

439,302

 

447,060

 

-1.7

%

 
  
         

 

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SOURCE American Airlines

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