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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)

 


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

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

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

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