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American Eagle Airlines Reports May Traffic

American Eagle Airlines reported systemwide traffic for May decreased 0.9 percent from May 2006, on a capacity increase of 1.3 percent. System load factor was 75.5 percent, down 1.7 points year over year.

American Eagle boarded 1.9 million passengers in May, down 2.3 percent from May 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

MAY

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007

 

2006

 

CHANGE

 

PASSENGER MILES (000)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

802,624

 

809,548

 

(0.9)

%

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

755,365

 

758,476

 

(0.4)

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

47,259

 

51,072

 

(7.5)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEAT MILES (000)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

1,063,138

 

1,049,006

 

1.3

%

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

986,156

 

969,605

 

1.7

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

76,982

 

79,400

 

(3.0)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOAD FACTOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

75.5

 

77.2

 

(1.7)

pts

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

76.6

 

78.2

 

(1.6)

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

61.4

 

64.3

 

(2.9)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PASSENGERS BOARDED

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

1,903,162

 

1,948,920

 

(2.3)

%

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

1,673,260

 

1,702,703

 

(1.7)

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

229,902

 

246,187

 

(6.6)

 

 

YEAR-TO-DATE

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007

 

2006

 

CHANGE

 

PASSENGER MILES (000)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

3,582,510

 

3,364,441

 

(1.2)

%

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

3,352,213

 

3,382,622

 

(0.9)

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

230,296

 

241,819

 

(4.8)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SEAT MILES (000)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

5,003,653

 

5,003,506

 

0.0

%

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

4,631,279

 

4,615,254

 

0.3

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

372,374

 

388,252

 

(4.1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LOAD FACTOR

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

71.6

 

72.4

 

(0.8)

pts

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

72.4

 

73.3

 

(0.9)

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

61.8

 

62.3

 

(0.5)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

PASSENGERS BOARDED

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SYSTEM

 

 

 

8,526,852

 

8,677,346

 

(1.7)

%

 

 

AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

7,401,057

 

7,523,098

 

(1.6)

 

 

 

EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

1,125,795

 

1,154,248

 

(2.5)

 


Current AMR Corp. news releases can be accessed via the Internet. The address is http://www.aa.com/

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

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

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