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    American Airlines Reports November Traffic

    American Airlines, the world's largest airline, reported a November load factor of 81.2 percent -- an increase of 1.5 points compared to the same period last year. Traffic increased 4.1 percent year over year as capacity increased 2.2 percent.

    Domestic traffic increased 1.9 percent year over year on 1.9 percent more capacity. International traffic increased by 8.4 percent relative to last year on a capacity increase of 2.8 percent.

    American boarded nearly 8.0 million passengers in November.

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    AMERICAN AIRLINES
    PASSENGER DIVISION

    COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY
    (excludes charter services)

      November
      20072006CHANGE
    REVENUE PASSENGER MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 11,145,99110,708,5764.1 %
     D.O.T Domestic7,292,7727,153,3501.9
     International3,853,2193,555,2268.4
     Atlantic1,528,9011,392,4719.8
     Latin America1,870,8171,722,1858.6
     Pacific453,501440,5702.9
         
    AVAILABLE SEAT MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 13,722,66313,430,8282.2 %
     D.O.T. Domestic8,915,7458,752,7081.9
     International4,806,9184,678,1202.8
     Atlantic1,904,3161,848,0703.0
     Latin America2,344,0732,267,2303.4
     Pacific558,529562,821-0.8
         
    LOAD FACTOR    
    SYSTEM 81.279.71.5 Pts
     D.O.T. Domestic81.881.70.1
     International80.276.04.2
     Atlantic80.375.35.0
     Latin America79.876.03.8
     Pacific81.278.32.9
         
    PASSENGERS BOARDED 7,980,0547,697,9593.7 %
    SYSTEM CARGO TON MILES (000) 180,140193,026-6.7%
         
      Year-To-Date November
      20072006Change
    REVENUE PASSENGER MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 127,182,914128,041,877-0.7%
     D.O.T. Domestic82,766,60283,614,949-1.0
     International44,416,31244,426,9290.0
     Atlantic18,414,26818,509,786-0.5
     Latin America20,850,32220,027,4794.1
     Pacific5,151,7225,889,664-12.5
         
    AVAILABLE SEAT MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 155,607,991159,596,076-2.5 %
     D.O.T. Domestic99,542,632102,150,632-2.6
     International56,065,35957,445,443-2.4
     Atlantic22,988,76423,171,655-0.8
     Latin America26,889,33026,685,8840.8
     Pacific6,187,2667,587,904-18.5
         
    LOAD FACTOR    
    SYSTEM 81.780.21.5 Pts
     D.O.T. Domestic83.181.91.2
     International79.277.31.9
     Atlantic80.179.90.2
     Latin America77.575.02.5
     Pacific83.377.65.7
         
    PASSENGERS BOARDED 90,237,37690,076,8640.2 %
    SYSTEM CARGO TON MILES 1,942,0032,033,376-4.5 %

    First Call Analyst:

     

    FCMN Contact: rick.wilbins@aa.com

    SOURCE: American Airlines

    CONTACT: Tim Smith, Corporate Communications of American Airlines, Fort
    Worth, Texas, +1-817-967-1577, corp.comm@aa.com

    Web site: http://www.aa.com/

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