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AIRCRAFT OPERATING DATA.

                           AIRCRAFT OPERATING DATA              U.S. passenger carriers (year ending 1st quarter)                (Unless noted, all items in U.S.$/block hour)                                    1998    1997  %chg. 767-300 Fleet (units)                      125     111  12.6% Block hours                    602,049 541,383  11.2% Avg. stage length (miles)        2,395   2,407  -0.5% Crew cost                         $876    $844   3.8% Fual & oil                        $917  $1,090 -15.9% Dir. maint. labor & material      $255    $248   2.8% Maintenance-outside & overhead    $329    $328   0.3% Possession, insurance, other    $1,081  $1,098  -1.5% Total direct cost               $3,458  $3,608  -4. … 

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