Air Transport World

Facts & figures.(various airline statistics)

 AIRCRAFT VALUES  Aircraft   Year Built   2003 *   2008 **   2013 **   2018 **  MD-83         1992       $6.6      $8.2      $5.7     $3.6 MD-87         1990       $4.7      $5.5      $3.5     $1.7 MD-90-30      1998      $14.0     $13.2     $10.0     $7.1  Values assume Stage 3 aircraft  * Current Market Value--Most likely trading price under current market, 2003-NEW conditions, rounded to nearest US$ millions.  ** Future Bose Value--value in a balanced market, inflated at 1.5% p.a., rounded to nearest US $ millions.  Source: AVITAS, Inc.  AIRCRAFT DATA                          MD-90           MD-87          MD-83  MTOW, 000#s          157.0-168.0    140.0 -149.0       160.0 Engine Types         V2525-D5 57;   JT8D-217 33;    JT8D.217 7;                      V2528-D5 58    JTBD-217C 21;   JT8D-219 264                                      JTBD-219 20  # in Fleet               115              74             271 # of Operators            10               9              30 # on Order                 0               0               0 Average Age of   Fleet, Yrs.            5.4            13.2            11.4 Geographic   Distribution Europe                     8              45              76 Africa-Middle East        29                               7 Asia-Pacific              54               8               7 North America             24               8             147 South America                             13              34  Demographics as of March 2003.  Source: Aviation Specialists Group, Inc.  WORLD SCHEDULED REVENUE TRAFFIC 1998-2002         Passengers      RPKs           Pass.           FTKs Year   (millions)   (millions)   Load Factor (%)   (millions)  1998     1,471      2,628,120         68.0          101,820 1999     1,562      2,797,800         69.0          108,660 2000     1,656      3,017,350         71.0          117,960 2001     1,623      2,929,850         69.0          110,700 2002     1,615      2,942,410         71.0          116,630  * Preliminary.  Source: ICAO  US FUEL COST AND CONSUMPTION  April 2003                        Total                   Cost/                      gallons      03/02      gallon Type of operation     (000)      % chg.     (cents) *  Total domestic      1,049,124     -0.3%       83.2 Total int'l           410,947      3.9%       92.2 System total        1,460,071      0.8%       85.7                        chg.        chg.                        mo.         yr. Type of operation   (cents) *   (cents) *  Total domestic         -0.4       14.0 Total int'l            -5.0       21.8 System total          -17.3       16.1  Source: US DOT  * Does not include taxes, into plane fees, or expenses associated with hedging programs. Based an 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 Airline                     (000)   % chg.        (000)   % chg.  Adria                         368      4.0      345,076      3.0 Air Baltic                    151     22.0      102,203     28.0 Air Botnia                    184     16.5      119,220     23.4 Air Coledonie                 124     -1.6       20,624     -2.4 Air Canada                     --       --    9,648,000     -4.9 Air China (2)                  --       --    1,642,130       -- Air France                     --       --   46,995,000       -- Air Hong Kong                  --       --           --       -- Air Malta                      --       --      126,200     21.2 Air One                     1,682     20.9    1,071,456     24.8 Alitalia                       --       --    2,254,300      6.1 ANA                         1,224    -12.6    6,192,045    -13.2 Asiana                      4,708     -8.4    6,209,000    -10.4 Austrian                    3,848     -5.8    8,014,900      1.3 bmi british midland            --       --      375,200     33.4 Braathens                   2,188     -0.6    1,703,714      9.3 British Airways            14,933     -0.1   40,198,000     -2.5 Cargolux                       --       --           --       -- Cathay Pacific              4,019    -32.3   17,276,562    -25.1 China Airlines (1)          1,836     -9.7    6,265,144     -7.2 China Eastern               4,396    -19.1    6,773,690    -20.4 China Northern (2)             --       --      733,750       -- China Northwest (2)            --       --      998,640       -- China Southern (2)             --       --    2,098,160       -- China Southwest (2)            --       --      709,720       -- Croatia                       621     11.8      437,875      8.4 Cyprus Airways                 --       --      207,900     18.3 Czech                       1,192      5.4    1,571,143      6.2 Dragonair                     281     43.2      344,179     34.8 El Al                         488     18.9    2,296,776    -19.4 Emirates                    3,501     11.4   13,026,184     16.9 Eurowings                   1,957     56.2    1,084,460     49.5 EVA (1)                     1,191      9.0    4,801,988      5.0 Finnair                     3,349     -6.4    5,850,000     -7.4 Garuda (1)                    450       --    1,617,905       -- Gulf Air                    2,556     -2.3    5,682,542      2.6 Hainan Airlines (2)            --       --      328,510       -- Iberia                     12,190      1.8   19,439,000      0.4  Icelandair                     --       --      159,000     -7.3 Japan Airlines              8,119       --   19,459,153 Jugoslav Airlines              --       --       74,000     25.3 KLM                            --       --   13,077,000     -9.0 Korean Air                  8,657     -5.2   14,650,000    -11.1 Lan Chile                   2,165     -1.9    5,214,206     13.5 Lithuanian                    160      2.3      136,313      1.5 LOT Polish                  1,647      9.5    2,684,290      1.9 Lufthansa                  21,554      2.6   42,609,000      1.2 Lufthansa Cargo                --       --           --       -- Luxair                         --       --       30,400     -6.4 Malev                          --       --      186,800      6.2 Olympic                     1,938     -5.3    2,309,676    -17.9 Portugalia                    389    -14.0      342,479    -14.5 Qantas                      9,316      0.4   25,409,000     -0.5 Royal Brunei (1)              287     -5.3    1,061,591      4.6 SAS                        10,294    -11. … 

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