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 FACTS & FIGURES  AIRCRAFT VALUES  Aircraft  Year Built  2003 *  2008 **  2013 **  2018 **  717-200      2001      $18.7    $16.3    $13.0    $10.2 737-500      1994      $11.9    $10.9     $8.4     $6.1 737-600      2001      $24.7    $22.8    $18.4    $14.6 DC-9-30      1975       $0.9     $1.1     $0.3       --  Values assume Stage 3 aircraft  * Current Market Value -- Most likely trading price under current market, 2003=NEW conditions, rounded to nearest US$ 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                         737-500         737-600        DC-9-30  MTOW,000#s           115.5-133.5     124.0-143.5    98.0-121.0 Engine Types        CFM56-3B1 126;  CFM56-7B20 30;  JT8D-7 124;                      CFM56-3B2 3;   CFM56-7B22 49   JT8D-9 221;                     CFM56-3C1 257                   JT8D-11 5;                                                     JT8D-15 25;                                                     JT8D-17 25  # in fleet               386              49            400 # of Operators            37              5             38 # on Order                0               32             0 Average Age of   Fleet, Yrs.            9.6             3.2           31.8 Geographic   Distribution Europe                   149              32             8 Africa-Middle East        15              12            17 Asis-Pacific              52              5             19 North America            149                            290 South America             21                            66                         717-200  MTOW,000#s           110.0-121.0 Engine Types        BR715A-30 65;                     BR715C1-30 51    # in fleet               116 # of Operators            8 # on Order               38 Average Age of   Fleet, Yrs.            2.0 Geographic   Distribution Europe                   10 Africa-Middle East Asis-Pacific             18 North America            88 South America  Demographics as of March 2003.  Source: Aviation Specialists Group, Inc.  AIRPORT TRAFFIC  April 2003                 International   03/02    Domestic   03/02        Total Regions           Passengers  % chg.  Passengers  % chg.   Passengers  Africa               291,700   -24.4     127,500   -23.2    1,926,800 Asin/Pacific       8,831,700   -43.1   8,955,200   -16.3   18,381,100 Europe            38,502,400    -2.0  13,211,500    -1.6  52,063,3000 Latin Am/   Caribbean        2,139,500     8.8   2,833,600    -0.5    5,166,300 Middle East        2,272,200    -7.5     875,900    -3.8    3,542,700 North America      7,332,100   -10.8  41,544,900    -3.2   54,254,400  Total             59,369,600   -12.4  67,548,600    -4.8  135,334,300                  03/02 Regions        % chg.  Africa           -4.6 Asin/Pacific    -32.1 Europe           -1.9 Latin Am/   Caribbean       3.3 Middle East      -7.5 North America    -4.3  Total            -8.4  Source: Airports Council International. Based on 92 airports, representing 56% of global passenger traffic.  US FUEL COST AND CONSUMPTION  March 2003                         Total              Cost/       chg.       chg.                      gallons   03/02     gallon        mo.        yr. Type of operation      (000)  % chg.  (cents) *  (cents) *  (cents) *  Total domestic     1,112,490   1.80%       83.6       -4.7       22.0 Total int'l          457,258  16.10%       97.2        2.1       32.7 System total       1,569,748   5.60%      103.0       12.8       40.6  Source: US DOT  * Does not include faxes, 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                   282     2.0     262,733     1.0      1,526 AirBaltic                86    19.0      57,776    27.0      5,220 Air Botnia              184    16.5     119,220    23.4         -- Air Caledonie            84    -1.8      13,998    -2.5      1,255 Air Canada               --      --   9,648,000    -4.9         -- Air China (2)            --      --   1,642,130      --    138,228 Air France               --      --  30,960,000      --         -- Air Hong Kong            --      --          --      --     26,394 Air Malta                --      --     126,200    21.2      1,063 Air One                 600    45.1     380,389    51.8         -- Alitalia                 --      --   2,254,300     6.1     98,752 ANA                   1,059    -4.8   5,178,374    -7.9    315,369 Asiana                3,830    -6.4   5,141,000    -6.2    929,107 Austrian **           2,383    -2.3   5,305,900    11.0         -- Draathens             1,354    -2.1     982,965    17.8      1,890 British Airways      11,501    -1.5  31,144,000    -4.6  1,299,800 Cargolux                 --      --          --      --  1,388,133 Cathay Pacific        3,315   -16.1  13,911,539   -10.1  1,548,125 China Airlines (1)    1,836    -9.7   6,265,144    -7.2  1,079,762 China Eastern (2)        --      --   1,551,950      --     69,005 China Northern (2)       --      --     733,750      --     11,153 China Northwest (2)      --      --     998,640      --     13,672 China Southern (2)       --      --   2,098,160      --     58,636 China Southwest (2)      --      --     709,720      --      9,615 Croatia                 314    15. … 

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