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American Eagle Airlines Reports March Traffic 2007

American Eagle Airlines reported systemwide traffic for March increased 1 percent from March 2006, on a capacity increase of 1 percent. System load factor was 74.1 percent, flat year over year.

American Eagle boarded 1.79 million passengers in March, up 0.6 percent from March 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 600 destinations in over 135 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.

Detailed traffic and capacity data are on the following page.  
 

AMERICAN EAGLE

COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY

  March
  20072006CHANGE
PASSENGER MILES (000)    
SYSTEM 757,152749,4441.0%
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES708,899700,2391.2
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES48,25249,204(1.9)
     
SEAT MILES (000)    
SYSTEM 1,021,5181,011,6981.0
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES946,351934,6151.3
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES75,16777,083(2.5)
     
LOAD FACTOR    
SYSTEM 74.174.1--- PTS
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES74.974.9--- PTS
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES64.263.80.4
     
PASSENGERS BOARDED    
SYSTEM 1,797,4121,786,4270.6
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES1,557,8331,550,8490.5
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES239,579235,5781.7
     
  Year-To-Date
  20072006Change
PASSENGER MILES (000)    
SYSTEM 2,041,6412,056,783(0.7) %
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES1,907,3821,918,660(0.6)
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES134,260138,123(2.8)
     
SEAT MILES (000)    
SYSTEM 2,946,0632,935,7080.4%
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES2,724,4412,707,2220.6
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES221,662228,486(2.8)
     
LOAD FACTOR    
SYSTEM 69.370.1(0.8) PTS
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES70.070.9(0.9)
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES60.660.50.1
     
PASSENGERS BOARDED    
SYSTEM 4,869,7324,901,371(0.6) %
 AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES4,211,7014,246,945(0.8)
 EXECUTIVE AIRLINES658,031654,4260.6

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

SOURCE: American Eagle Airlines, Inc.

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

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