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    American Eagle Airlines Reports September Traffic

    American Eagle reported that its September traffic increased 17.3 percent year over year as capacity increased 12.3 percent.

    FORT WORTH, Texas, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- American Eagle reported that its September traffic increased 17.3 percent year over year as capacity increased 12.3 percent. September load factor was 71.7 percent, an increase of 3.1 points compared to the same period last year.

    American Eagle boarded 1.6 million passengers in September.

    Detailed traffic and capacity data are on the following page.

    AMERICAN EAGLE

    COMPARATIVE PRELIMINARY TRAFFIC SUMMARY

    SEPTEMBER

     

                                              SEPTEMBER

     
       

    2010

     

    2009

     

    CHANGE

     

    PASSENGER MILES (000)

           
     

    SYSTEM

    729,862

     

    622,072

     

    17.3

    %

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    692,292

     

    584,679

     

    18.4

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    37,570

     

    37,393

     

    0.5

      
              

    SEAT MILES (000)

           
     

    SYSTEM

    1,017,820

     

    906,071

     

    12.3

    %

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    945,960

     

    830,616

     

    13.9

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    71,859

     

    75,455

     

    (4.8)

      
              

    LOAD FACTOR

           
     

    SYSTEM

    71.7

     

    68.7

     

    3.1

    pts

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    73.2

     

    70.4

     

    2.8

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    52.3

     

    49.6

     

    2.7

      
              

    PASSENGERS BOARDED

           
     

    SYSTEM

    1,570,050

     

    1,532,125

     

    2.5

    %

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    1,375,317

     

    1,342,176

     

    2.5

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    194,733

     

    189,949

     

    2.5

      
      
             

     
      

                                           YEAR-TO-DATE

     
       

    2010

     

    2009

     

    CHANGE

     

    PASSENGER MILES (000)

           
     

    SYSTEM

    6,216,221

     

    5,748,524

     

           8.1

    %

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    5,824,193

     

    5,336,139

     

           9.1

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    392,028

     

    412,385

     

          (4.9)

      
              

    SEAT MILES (000)

           
     

    SYSTEM

    8,625,832

     

    8,045,475

     

           7.2

    %

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    7,914,974

     

    7,333,762

     

           7.9

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    710,857

     

    711,713

     

          (0.1)

      
              

    LOAD FACTOR

           
     

    SYSTEM

    72.1

     

    71.5

     

           0.6

    pts

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    73.6

     

    72.8

     

           0.8

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    55.1

     

    57.9

     

          (2.8)

      
              

    PASSENGERS BOARDED

           
     

    SYSTEM

    14,106,006

     

    13,958,797

     

           1.1

    %

     
      

    AMERICAN EAGLE AIRLINES

    12,028,430

     

    11,908,886

     

           1.0

      
      

    EXECUTIVE AIRLINES

    2,077,576

     

    2,049,911

     

           1.3

      
      
             

     

    Current AMR Corp. (NYSE: AMR) releases can be accessed on the Internet.

    The address is http://www.aa.com/

    SOURCE American Eagle Airlines

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