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AIRCRAFT VALUES

Aircraft   Year Built    2003 *    2008 **    2013 **    2018 **

747-200       1984       $5.2      $3.8       $2.3       $0.3
747-300       1988      $11.2     $11.6       $7.8       $3.3
747-400       1995      $52.9     $51.3      $37.6      $25.7
MD-11         1995      $37.5     $37.2      $27.3      $18.6

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.

US FUEL COST AND CONSUMPTION

                          July 2003

                   Total              Cost/       chg.        chg.
Type of          gallons    03/02    gallon        mo.         yr.
operation          (000)   % chg.   (cents) *   (cents) *   (cents) *

Total all      1,153,798     0.0%     78.4         3.3         7.8
Total int'l      447,084     0.6%     82.3         1.4         9.9
System total   1,600,882    -0.1%     79.5         2.8        10.8

Source: US DOT

* Does not include taxes, into-plane lees, or expenses associated
with hedging programs. Based on lost carrier submissions, the
gallons used above represent 99.9% of the total consumption by
Major, National and large Regional carriers.

AIRCRAFT DATA

                        747-400         747-200/300           MD-11

MTOW, 000#s          800.0 -875.0      775.0 - 833.0      602.5 - 633.5
Engine Types         CF6-80C2 170;    CF6-50E 18; JT9D    CF6-80C2 40;
                      PW4000 173;       (nonQ/R) 39;        PW400053
                     RB211-524 106   JT9DQ/R 84;RB211-
                                     524 43; CF6-80C2 5
# in Fleet                449               189                93
# of Operators            35                 35                14
# an Order                21                 0                  0
Average Age of
  Fleet, Yrs.             8.9               22.6               9.5

Geographic
  Distribution
Europe                    106                41                36
Africa-Middle East        22                 30                 2
Asia-Pacific              256                72                16
North America             65                 39                25
South America                                7                 14

Demographics as of June 2003.

Source: Aviation Specialists Group, Inc.

US REGIONAL & SPECIALTY CARRIERS

                           Traffic--January-May 2003

                      ATW                 03/02     Load
Airline               Rank   Passengers   % chg.   factor

Allegiant (1)           26       52,000     48.6     65.5
Aloha Islandair         16      152,733       --     50.1
Atlantic Coast           2    3,342,512     26.9     70.4
Bering Air              32       24,923    120.9     41.7
Boston-Maine            41        5,450       --     12.4
Cosine Express (1)      34       18,000     37.9     80.2
Chautauqua               4    1,639,198       --     60.5
Chicago Express          6      452,506     46.3     63.1
Colgan                  12      181,393       --     35.7
CommutAir               22       89,914       --     32.2
Eagle Canyon            23       76,602       --     34.2
Era                     70      129,875    -11.9     50.1
Falcon                  19      136,829    983.2     48.2
Flying Boat             36       16,617       --     61.0
Freedom Air              8      336,182       --     71.0
Frontier Flying (1)     31       25,069    172.0     39.1
Grant                   30       25,740     14.0     41.1
Great Lakes             15      155,554    -23.3     31.9
Great Plains (1)        37       10,895       --     50.2
Gulfstream               9      255,812    -13.8     59.7
Hageland                25       56,834     25.9     39.1
Midway (1)              24       62,000     71.6     45.6
Midwest Connect         10      231,020      2.8     48.5
Omni Air                17      142,451    -41.3     51.0
Ozark (1)               40        7,000       --     55.7
Pace                    11      218,833      9.5     65.7
Pacific Island          29       35,782       --     43.4
Pan Am                  28       48,539    -68.7     59.4
Penair                  27       48,659    -11.5     44.6
Pinnacle                 5    1,545,905     52.3     61.5
Planet                  21       91,459    142.4     68.0
Shuttle America         14      168,165       --     38.0
Sierra Pacific          35       17,562     86.6     40.7
SkyKing                 33       18,906       --     55.1
SkyWest                  1    3,907,052     21.2     69.1
Southeast (1)           18      142,000     49.5     56.1
Sun Country              7      361,742    305.2     68.9
Sun World (1)           39        9,706     44.8     76.6
Transmeridian           13      179,265    907.8     76.1
US Airways Expr.         3    2,321,236     48.7     50.8
Warbelows               38       10,397       --     33.8

Total all carriers           16,547,584     37.1

                      Traffic--January-May 2003

                       ATW        RPMs    03/02
Airline               Rank       (000)   % chg.

Allegiant (1)           20      37,431     25.0
Aloha Islandair         31      10,298       --
Atlantic Coast           2   1,303,741     20.4
Bering Air              36       3,454    157.0
Boston-Maine            41       1,249       --
Cosine Express (1)      26      16,378    -48.5
Chautauqua               3     754,834       --
Chicago Express         14      79,220     61. … 

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