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    American Eagle Airlines Reports March Traffic 2010

    American Eagle reported that March traffic increased 3.3 percent year over year as capacity increased 3.4 percent.

    FORT WORTH, Texas, April 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Eagle reported that March traffic increased 3.3 percent year over year as capacity increased 3.4 percent. March load factor was 71.9 percent, unchanged when compared to the same period last year.

    American Eagle boarded 1.6 million passengers in March.

    Detailed traffic and capacity data are on the following page.
     

    AMERICAN EAGLE

    COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY

      March
      20102009CHANGE
    PASSENGER MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 664,415643,1673.3 %
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES620,937598,9193.7
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES43,47944,248(1.7)
         
    SEAT MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 924,354894,1873.4 %
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES844,722814,2713.7
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES79,63279,916(0.4)
         
    LOAD FACTOR    
    SYSTEM 71.971.9(0.0) PTS
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES73.573.6(0.0)
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES54.655.4(0.8)
         
    PASSENGERS BOARDED    
    SYSTEM 1,612,1411,541,9444.6 %
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES1,381,7411,320,2914.7
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES230,400221,6533.9
         
      Year-To-Date
      20102009Change
    PASSENGER MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 1,761,4721,687,2234.4 %
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES1,639,7891,564,9294.8
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES121,683122,294(0.5)
         
    SEAT MILES (000)    
    SYSTEM 2,610,6122,547,2962.5 %
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES2,378,3532,314,7132.7
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES232,260232,583(0.1)
         
    LOAD FACTOR    
    SYSTEM 67.566.21.2 PTS
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES68.967.61.3
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES52.452.6(0.2)
         
    PASSENGERS BOARDED    
    SYSTEM 4,301,7594,079,3095.5 %
     AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES3,657,2373,469,8425.4
     EXECUTIVE AIRLINES644,522609,4675.8

     

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    SOURCE American Eagle Airlines

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