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    American Eagle Airlines Reports July Traffic

    American Eagle Airlines reported system wide traffic for July increased 0.2 percent from July 2006, on a capacity decrease of 0.9 percent. System load factor was 79.6 percent, up 0.9 points year over year.

    American Eagle boarded 2.0 million passengers in July, down 1.0 percent from July 2006.

    About American Eagle

    American Eagle operates more than 1,800 daily flights to more than 160 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American Airlines is the world's largest airline. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® airlines serve 250 cities in more than 40 countries with more than 4,000 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 1,000 aircraft. American's award-winning Web site, AA.com, provides users with easy access to check and book fares, plus personalized news, information and travel offers. American Airlines is a founding member of the oneworld® Alliance, which brings together some of the best and biggest names in the airline business, enabling them to offer their customers more services and benefits than any airline can provide on its own. Together, its members serve more than 700 destinations in over 140 countries and territories. American Airlines, Inc. and American Eagle Airlines, Inc. are subsidiaries of AMR Corporation. AmericanAirlines, American Eagle, AmericanConnection, AA.com and AAdvantage are registered trademarks of American Airlines, Inc. .




    AMERICAN EAGLE

    COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY

    JULY

     

     

     

     

     

     

    2007

     

    2006

     

    CHANGE

     

    PASSENGER MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    837,555

     

    835,664

     

    0.2

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    782,877

     

    775,066

     

    1.0

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    54,678

     

    60,599

     

    (9.8)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SEAT MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    1,051,988

     

    1,061,176

     

    (0.9)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    971,820

     

    974,453

     

    (0.3)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    80,167

     

    86,723

     

    (7.6)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    LOAD FACTOR

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    79.6

     

    78.7

     

    0.9

    pts

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    80.6

     

    79.5

     

    1.1

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    68.2

     

    69.9

     

    (1.7)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    PASSENGERS BOARDED

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    1,989,513

     

    2,009,915

     

    (1.0)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    1,725,317

     

    1,723,328

     

    0.1

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    264,196

     

    286,587

     

    (7.8)

     

     

    YEAR-TO-DATE

     

     

     

     

     

     

    2007

     

    2006

     

    CHANGE

     

    PASSENGER MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    5,226,120

     

    5,286,299

     

    (1.1)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    4,891,964

     

    4,931,009

     

    (0.8)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    334,157

     

    355,290

     

    (5.9)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SEAT MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    7,059,087

     

    7,090,972

     

    (0.4)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    6,527,729

     

    6,536,523

     

    (0.8)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    531,359

     

    554,449

     

    (5.9)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    LOAD FACTOR

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    74.0

     

    74.5

     

    (0.5)

    pts

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    74.9

     

    75.4

     

    (0.5)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    62.9

     

    64.1

     

    (4.2)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    PASSENGERS BOARDED

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    12,430,379

     

    12,675,971

     

    (1.9)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    10,796,306

     

    10,977,814

     

    (1.7)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    1,634,073

     

    1,698,157

     

    (3.8)

     


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    First Call Analyst:
    FCMN Contact: rick.wilbins@aa.com

    SOURCE: American Eagle Airlines

    CONTACT: Andrea Huguely, Corporate Communications of American Eagle
    Airlines, +1-817-967-1577, corp.comm@aa.com

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