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    American Eagle Airlines Reports November Traffic

    American Eagle Airlines Reports November Traffic

    FORT WORTH, Texas, Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle reported a November traffic increase of 7.2 percent year over year as capacity increased 5.8 percent. November load factor was 73.9 percent, an increase of 0.9 points compared to the same period last year.

    American Eagle boarded nearly 1.7 million passengers in November.

    Detailed traffic and capacity data follows.

    AMERICAN EAGLE

    COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY



    NOVEMBER




    2011


    2010


    CHANGE


    PASSENGER MILES (000)







    SYSTEM

    803,218


    749,463


    7.2

    %



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    763,703


    703,474


    8.6




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    39,514


    45,990


    (14.1)











    SEAT MILES (000)







    SYSTEM

    1,087,160


    1,027,393


    5.8

    %



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    1,022,057


    949,668


    7.6




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    65,104


    77,724


    (16.2)











    LOAD FACTOR







    SYSTEM

    73.9


    72.9


    0.9

    pts



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    74.7


    74.1


    0.6




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    60.7


    59.2


    1.5  











    PASSENGERS BOARDED







    SYSTEM

    1,654,567


    1,615,684


    2.4

    %



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    1,446,396


    1,377,998


    5.0




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    208,171


    237,686


    (12.4)






    YEAR-TO-DATE




    2011

    2010

    CHANGE


    PASSENGER MILES (000)






    SYSTEM

    8,804,168

    7,770,227

    13.3

    %



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    8,334,713

    7,287,578

    14.4




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    469,456

    482,649

    (2.7)









    SEAT MILES (000)






    SYSTEM

    12,005,489

    10,719,985

    12.0

    %



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    11,183,985

    9,854,054

    13.5




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    821,504

    865,931

    (5.1)









    LOAD FACTOR






    SYSTEM

    73.3

    72.5

    0.9

    pts



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    74.5

    74.0

    0.6




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    57.1

    55.7

    1.4









    PASSENGERS BOARDED






    SYSTEM

    18,337,993

    17,454,146

    5.1

    %



    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    15,924,535

    14,905,796

    6.8




    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    2,413,458

    2,548,350

    (5.3)





    About American Eagle

    American Eagle – named Best Regional Airline in North America by the 2011 World Airline Awards – operates more than 1,500 daily flights to over 170 cities throughout the United States, Canada, the Bahamas, Mexico and the Caribbean on behalf of American Airlines. American, American Eagle and the AmericanConnection® carrier serve 260 airports in 50 countries and territories with, on average, more than 3,300 daily flights. The combined network fleet numbers more than 900 aircraft. American's award-winning website, 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 and members-elect serve approximately 900 destinations with more than 10,000 daily flights to 149 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. (NYSE: AMR).

    AMR Corporation, and certain of its United States-based subsidiaries, including American Airlines, Inc. and AMR Eagle Holding Corporation, on Nov. 29 filed voluntary petitions for Chapter 11 reorganization in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York. More information about the Chapter 11 filing is available on the Internet at http://aa.com/restructuring.

    Current AMR Corp. news releases can be accessed at http://www.aa.com

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