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World Airline Traffic Statistics-1998.

                                World Airline                           Traffic Statistics-1998                     Pass.     %       RPKs     %     Load      FTKs     % Airline            (000)  chg. (millions)  chg. factor %     (000)  chg. Africa Air Afrique          996   5.8      2,841   6.6     59.9   148,768 -11.5 Air Algerie [1]    1,880  -3.9      1,647  -3.9     69.9     9,490  11.1 Air Botswana         124  14.5         57  10.6     56.8        --    -- Air Madagascar       607   4.5        836   9.8     59.6    29,533   1.6 Air Mauritius [1]    535   5.4      2,572   4.4     64.3   105,598   1.8 Air Seychelles       369  -4.1        755 -10.9     60.2    17,107 -29.3 Air Tanzania         222   0.8        239   0.4     46.1     3,509  14.2 Air Zimbabwe         557  -8.9        845   4.0       --    41,798   7.4 EgyptAir [1]       3,831 -12.8      7,319 -14.5     58.9   199,895  12.1 Ethiopian            974  20.5      1,944   1.5     59.2   145,194  16.6 Kenya [2]          1,050  22.2         --    --       --        --    -- LAM Mozambique       202   6.7         --    --       --        --    -- Royal Air Maroc    3,108  17.1      6,949  15.9     74.2   607,034  43.2 Tuninter             456   5.4         --    --       --        --    -- Tunisair [1]       2,600   2.3      3,700   3.6     69.4    14,601 -14.1 TOTAL             17,511           29,704                1,322,527 Asia/Pacific Aeropelican [2]       88   3.5         --    --       --        --    -- Air Caledonie        280   0.6         47   0.4     60.8     4,160   1.0                                   %   No. of Airline           Employees  chg. aircraft Africa Air Afrique           4,159  -1.0       12 Air Algerie [1]       9,009   2.4       40 Air Botswana            300 -16.7        3 Air Madagascar        1,228  -3.8       17 Air Mauritius [1]     1,794   9.3       13 Air Seychelles          550  32.5        7 Air Tanzania            760    --        4 Air Zimbabwe          1,400 -23.5        7 EgyptAir [1]         14,000    --       36 Ethiopian             3,594   2.4       22 Kenya [2]             2,775  18.1        8 LAM Mozambique        1,156 -17.6        7 Royal Air Maroc       5,151   3.7       29 Tuninter                 --    --        3 Tunisair [1]          7,250   0.1       25 TOTAL                53,126            233 Asia/Pacific Aeropelican [2]          40  -4.8        4 Air Caledonie           198    --        5    Air China                        6,378    -- 14,320    --   -- 1,188,175 Air Hong Kong                       --    --     --    --   --   834,311 Air India                        3,139   3.0 12,357   3.2 64.5   397,080 Air Lanka                        1,217  -1.8  4,176  -2.6 71.0   156,470 Airlines of South Australia [2]     38    --     --    --   --        -- Air Macau                        1,132  14.4  1,234   8.9 65.9    15,696 Air New Zealand [2]              6,399   0.5 19,609  -3.3 67.6   851,000 Air Nippon                       5,815   9.2  3,355  18.9 57.3   756,418 Air Niugini                        128    --    287    -- 41.1     9,535 AirNorth [2]                        90  55.0     --    --   --        -- Air Pacific                        393  18.3  2,102  49.1 61.3    82,551 Air Vanuatu                         89  17.9    180  15.0 43.7     2,633 Alliance [1]                     1 457   1.4  1,023   1.4 66.2     5,544 All Nippon                      41,491  12.7 53,825   4.8 63.8 1,315,660 Ansett [1,2]                     6,150  -1.2  8,426  -2.1   --        -- Archana                             14 -52.7      5 -49.8 68.4        -- Ariana Afghan                       53    --     79    --   --     9,901 Asiana                           8,951 -16.5 12,643 -19.8 65.1 1,805,757 Biman [1]                        1,081 -10.7  3,192   7.7 67.1   135,142 Cathay Pacific                  10,299   2.8 40,679   4.4 67.5 3,339,000 China Airlines                   7,323  -1.0 20,461   3.2 51.8 2,796,000 China Eastern                    8,377    -- 11,344    --   --   631,008 China Northern                   4,487    --  5,532    --   --   153,463 China Northwest                  2,853    --  3,623    --   --   109,878 China Southern                  15,052  -1.3 18,261   2.5 60.6        -- China Southwest                  4,740    --  5,981    --   --   166,701 Dragonair                        2,074  -2.9  2,421  -5.2 59.5        -- Eastern Australia [2]              535   4.9     --    --   --        -- EVA [3]                          3,662    -- 16,670    --   -- 2,538,930 Far Eastern                      5,080    --     --    --   --        -- Flight West [2]                    326   2.2     --    --   --        -- Formosa                          1,470 -31.4    362 -30.8 63.4        -- Garuda [1]                       4,100 -41.4     --    --   --        -- Hainan                           2,022  26.0     --    --   --    28,651 Hazelton                           414   5.6    172   3.9 60.1        -- Indian                           5,610   2.3  6,390   7.7 65.3    78,304 Japan Airlines                  31,363  -1.3 78,813  -0.3 68.5 4,049,722 Japan Air System                19,518  11.9 14,113   5.8 60.5   134,335 Japan Asia                       1,441  -8.6  2,920 -10.8 64.4   129,917 Japan TransOcean                 2,112  -0.9  1,512   8.4 64.3     9,220 Jet Airways [1]                  4,200  40.0     --    --   --        -- Kendall                            973   1.3    336  -0.9   --       260 Korean                          19,714 -22.9 32,277 -19.7 67.3 5,224,016 Malaysia                        12,521 -12.1 27,022   3.1 65.0 1,260,295 Nakanihon                          380   3.0     --    --   --        -- Nippon Cargo                        --    --     --    --   -- 1,962,601 O'Connor [2]                        24  33.0     --    --   --        -- Pacific Island                     168   9.9      6 -17.0 44.1        --   Air China                          --  8,300    --  39 Air Hong Kong                     8.5    183   0.0   3 Air India                         1.2 18,441   0.1  26 Air Lanka                       -10.2  4,587   1.3   9 Airlines of South Australia [2]    --     --    --   6 Air Macau                        30.5    511   6.9   8 Air New Zealand [2]               6.9  9,560   2.4  37 Air Nippon                         --  1,296    --  37 Air Niugini                        --  1,800    --  13 Air North [2]                      --     43    --  12 Air Pacific                       8.4    716  -6.8   6 Air Vanuatu                      95.8    205   6.8   2 Alliance [1]                     11.3     --    --   4 All Nippon                        6.2 15,200   6.7 143 Ansett [1,2]                       -- 12,115  -2.9  71 Archana                            --    238  -0.8   4 Ariana Afghan                      --  1,584    --   6 Asiana                          -13.7  6,177  -3.5  43 Biman [1]                       -28.4  5,838    --  10 Cathay Pacific                   -7.8 13,971 -11.3  72 China Airlines                    1.4  9,203   5.4  57 China Eastern                      --  8,535  -8.2  64 China Northern                     --  4,721    --  52 China Northwest                    --  4,124 -12.3  29 China Southern                     --  7,820    -- 100 China Southwest                    --  4,000    --  42 Dragonair                          --  1,164  -0.5  14 Eastern Australia [2]              --    325  12.1  13 EVA [3]                            --  5,800   1.8  32 Far Eastern                        --  1,440 -23.7  14 Flight West [2]                    --    340  25.9  17 Formosa                            --    595 -12.9  12 Garuda [1]                         -- 10,953 -20.2  33 Hainan                           22.1  2,112    --  24 Hazelton                           --    313  13.4  12 Indian                           10.7 21,943  -0.2  53 Japan Airlines                   -3.0 19,811   9.4 138 Japan Air System                 10.6  6,094  16.7  87 Japan Asia                       -3.3    909   1.0   7 Japan TransOcean                 -1.5    750  -1.3  16 Jet Airways [1]                    --  2,300  23.7  25 Kendall                          13.0    430    --  23 Korean                           -8.6 15,907    -- 113 Malaysia                         -2.4 23,309    -- 108 Nakanihon                          --    106   3.9   3 Nippon Cargo                      5.7    630  -6.0   8 O'Connor [2]                       --     17    --   3 Pacific Island                     --     93  66.4   7     Pakistan [1]                    4,859  -9.5  10,053  -5.6   --    327,724 Philippine [3]                  1,370    --   6,503    -- 81.6    176,531 Qantas [2]                     18,865   1.4  58,619  -l.0 71.9         -- Royal Brunei                    1,044  -2. … 

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