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    American Eagle Airlines Reports October Traffic

    American Eagle Airlines reported systemwide traffic for October decreased 1.2 percent from October 2006, on a capacity decrease of 0.5 percent. System load factor was 73.5 percent, down 0.6 points year over year.

    American Eagle boarded 1.8 million passengers in October, up 0.6 percent from October 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

    OCTOBER

     

     

     

     

     

     

    2007

     

    2006

     

    CHANGE

     

    PASSENGER MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    759,654

     

    769,087

     

    (1.2)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    715,015

     

    728,545

     

    (1.9)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    44,639

     

    40,541

     

    10.1

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SEAT MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    1,033,089

     

    1,037,905

     

    (0.5)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    959,545

     

    972,022

     

    (1.3)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    73,544

     

    65,883

     

    11.6

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    LOAD FACTOR

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    73.5

     

    74.1

     

    (0.6)

    pts

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    74.5

     

    75.0

     

    (0.5)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    60.7

     

    61.5

     

    (0.8)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    PASSENGERS BOARDED

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    1,827,947

     

    1,817,663

     

    0.6

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    1,618,269

     

    1,621,397

     

    (0.2)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    209,678

     

    196,266

     

    6.8

     

     

    YEAR-TO-DATE

     

     

     

     

     

     

    2007

     

    2006

     

    CHANGE

     

    PASSENGER MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    7,510,703

     

    7,545,073

     

    (0.5)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    7,040,836

     

    7,060,403

     

    (0.3)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    469,867

     

    484,670

     

    (3.1)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SEAT MILES (000)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    10,161,309

     

    10,195,476

     

    (0.3)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    9,402,936

     

    9,424,978

     

    (0.2)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    758,373

     

    770,499

     

    (1.6)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    LOAD FACTOR

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    73.9

     

    74.0

     

    (0.1)

    pts

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    74.9

     

    74.9

     

    -

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    62.0

     

    62.9

     

    (0.9)

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    PASSENGERS BOARDED

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    SYSTEM

     

     

     

    17,872,711

     

    18,045,083

     

    (1.0)

    %

     

     

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    15,609,662

     

    15,740,658

     

    (0.8)

     

     

     

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    2,263,049

     

    2,304,425

     

    (1.8)

     


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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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