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 FACTS & FIGURES  AIRCRAFT VALUES  Aircraft  Year Built   2003 *  2008 **   2013 **   2018 **  737-300      1991     $10.1    $10.3     $7.6      $5.3 737-700      2000     $30.3    $24.4    $19.6     $15.5 DC-9-50      1978      $1.3     $2.0     $0.6 A319-100     1999     $24.9    $22.2    $17.8     $13.8  Values assume Stage 3 aircraft  * Current Market Value--Most likely trading price under current market, 2003=NEW conditions, rounded to nearest US$ millions.  ** Future Base Value--value in a balanced market, inflated at 2.5% p.a., rounded to nearest US $ millions.  Source: AVITAS, Inc.  AIRCRAFT DATA                                 737-300          737-700  MTOW, 000#s                 124.5 - 138.5    133.0 - 154.5 Engine Types                CFM56-381 588;  CFM56-7B20 62;                             CFM56-382 266;  CFM56-7B22 231;                               CFM56-3C1     CFM56-7B24 114;                                              CFM56-7B26 8   # in Fleet                       1066             415 # of Operators # on Order                       106              43 Average Age of Fleet, Yrs.        0               388 Geographic Distribution          12.0             2.6 Europe                           243              77 Africa-Middle East                17              21 Asia-Pacific                     212              71 North America                    544              211 South America                     50              35                                 DC-9-50           A319  MTOW, 000#s                 115.0 - 121.0    141.1 - 166.5 Engine Types                 JT8D-15 3;      CFM56-5A4 9;                              JT8D-17 64;   -5A5 113; -5B4 2;                              Jt8D-17A 9    -5B5 67; -5B6137;                                            -5B7 4; V2522-A5                                            88; V2524-A5 57;                                               V2527M-A5 7 # in Fleet                       76               484 # of Operators                                    32 # on Order                        9               257 Average Age of Fleet, Yrs.        0               2.8 Geographic Distribution         25.2 Europe                           11               158 Africa-Middle East                5               13 Asia-Pacific                                      19 North America                    45               270 South America                    15               24  Demographics as of December 2002.  Source: Aviation Specialists Group, Inc.  AIRPORT TRAFFIC  Dec. 2002                                               Cargo                                    02/01    (metric    02/01 Regions              Passengers    % chg.   tonnes)    % chg.  Africa                 83,252,621   1.5     1,011,631   1.8 Asia/Pacific          604,678,718   5.6    18,912,190  13.1 Europe                990,263,896  (0.5)   12,990,911   1.3 Latin Am/Caribbean    168,282,945  (4.9)    2,449,437  (3.4) Middle East            70,343,666   5.1     2,709,440  11.5 North America       1,318,096,279  (2.7)   26,324,729   0.3  Total               3,234,918,125  (0.4)   64,398,338   4.3                                   02/01 Regions              Movements  % chg.  Africa               1,664,531   2.1 Asia/Pacific         6,015,244   3.8 Europe              15,715,368  (2.7) Latin Am/Caribbean   3,401,630  (4.9) Middle East            763,977   2.7 North America       32,967,475  (2.4)  Total               60,528,225  (1.9)  Source: Airports Council International.  US FUEL COST AND CONSUMPTION  Jan. 2003                       Total              Cost/      chg.       chg.                     gallons   03/02    gallon       mo.        yr. Type of operation    (000)    % chg.  (cents) *  (cents) *  (cents) *  Total domestic     1,061,542   5.10%    83.6        7.4       24.0 Total int'l.         430,229  13.20%    89.9        9.3       22.5 System total       1,491,771   7.30%    85.4        8.0       23.7  Source: US DOT  * Does not include taxes, into-plane fees, or expenses associated with hedging programs. Based on last carrier submissions, the gallons used above represent 99.9% of the total consumption by Major, National and large Regional carriers.  NON-US AIRLINE TRAFFIC--2003                         Pass.   03/02        RPKs   03/02       FTKs Airline               (000)   % chg.       (000)  % chg.      (000)  Adria                   152      3.0     139,707     1.0        980 Air Baltic               60     18.0      40,752    27.0      3,514 Air Botnia               81     13.1      51,900    20.3          - Air Caledonie            65     -1.6      10,735    -2.6        961 Air Canada                -        -   9,648,000    -4.9          - Air France                -        -  23,260,000       -          - Air Malta                 -        -     126,200    21.2      1,063 Alitalia                  -        -   2,254,300     6.1     98,752 ANA                     591        -   2,870,013       -    143,759  Austrian **             995      1.1   2,073,400    21.9          - bmi british midland       -        -     375,200    33.4      4,093 Braathens               609     -6.8     407,102    15.9        904 British Airways       8,443     -2.3  23,314,000    -5.5    991,000 Cargolux                  -        -           -       -    280,292 Cathay Pacific        2,059      8.1   8,514,041    12.6    750,928 China Airlines        1,257     -4.5   4,316,599    -2.0    663,263 Croatia                 208     15.6     120,464     7.4    594,476 Cyprus Airways            -        -     207,900    18.3      2,890 Czech                   388      9.1     506,568    10.8      4,272 Dragonair               281     43. … 

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