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AIR FRANCE - KLM : AIR FRANCE - KLM : December 2012 traffic



         AIR FRANCE - KLM : AIR FRANCE - KLM : December 2012 traffic

                                                              8th January 2013

DECEMBER 2012 TRAFFIC

  o Passenger: stable activity and slight rise in load factor to 81.8%
  o Cargo: 1.2 point decline in load factor to 66.9%

Passenger

December 2012 was  perturbed by  severe weather conditions,  notably in  North 
America. As a result, traffic was stable for a 0.4% reduction in capacity. The
load factor stood at 81.8% (+0.3 points). The number of passengers amounted to
5.99 millions (-2.0%). Unit revenue per available seat kilometre (RASK) was up
relative to December 2012.

·       On  the Americas  network  capacity was  reduced  by 0.9%  for  stable 
traffic (-0.1%). The load factor stood  at 87.4% (+0.7 points) underpinned  by 
the Latin American network.

·       The Asia  network was dynamic  with a  rise in traffic  of 5.0%.  With 
capacity up by only 3.7%, the load factor rose by 1 point to 84.1%.

·       The Africa  and Middle East  network saw  a 0.5% rise  in traffic  for 
stable capacity. The load factor stood at 82.4% (+0.3 point).

·       On the Caribbean and Indian  Ocean network, capacity declined by  6.1% 
and traffic by 6.3%. The load factor declined by 0.2 points to 83.1%.

·       On the European network capacity was reduced by 1.0% with traffic down
2.0%. The load factor declined by 0.8 points to 70.2%.
             
For 2012 as  a whole,  traffic was  up by  2.1% for  just a  0.6% increase  in 
capacity, leading to a 1.2 point improvement in the load factor to 83.1%.  All 
the networks saw an increase in load factor.

Cargo

The group  continued to  adjust  its full-freighter  capacity. In  total,  the 
reduction in capacity  and traffic stood  at 4.0% and  5.7% respectively.  The 
load factor declined by 1.2 points to 66.9%. Unit revenue per available  tonne 
kilometre (RATK)  ex-currency  was slightly  down  relative to  the  level  of 
December 2011.  

For 2012 as a whole, capacity was down 3.5% for traffic down 6.3% leading to a
1.9 point reduction in the load factor to 64.5%.

Recent developments

  o Air France launched a new Economy class offer on its short- and
    medium-haul network, with travellers being given a choice between an
    all-inclusive offer or a simplified offer at more attractive rates with
    options to add services.
  o KLM reinforced its relationship with the Indonesian carrier, Garuda with a
    code-share agreement between Singapore and Denpasar (Bali) and an deeper
    maintenance partnership.
     
  o On 5th December 2012 Air France welcomed its three millionth passenger on
    board one of its Airbus A380s. In Winter 2012-13 the company serves six
    destinations via A380: New York-JFK, Washington DC, Los Angeles,
    Johannesburg, Tokyo-Narita and Singapore.

             
Agenda

  o 7^th February 2013 at 08.00h CET: January traffic
  o 22^nd February 2013 at 07.15h CET: FY 2012 results

                                              
                                  STATISTICS
                       Passenger activity (in millions)

                                 December                  Year to date
Total Group                2012    2011   Variation   2012    2011   Variation
Passengers carried (000s) 5,987   6,111    (2.0%)    77,448  76,053    1.8%
Revenue pax-kilometers                     (0.0%)                      2.1%
(RPK)                     17,970  17,977             223,887 219,346
Available seat-kilometers                  (0.4%)                      0.6%
(ASK)                     21,964  22,056             269,299 267,578
Load factor (%)           81.8%   81.5%      0.3      83.1%   82.0%     1.2
Europe (including France)
Passengers carried (000s) 4,008   4,111    (2.5%)    53,301  51,897    2.7%
Revenue pax-kilometers                     (2.0%)                      3.6%
(RPK)                     3,209   3,276              43,938  42,394
Available seat-kilometers                  (1.0%)                      2.9%
(ASK)                     4,568   4,614              59,036  57,349
Load factor (%)           70.2%   71.0%     (0.8)     74.4%   73.9%     0.5
Americas
Passengers carried (000s)  733     742     (1.2%)     9,715   9,664    0.5%
Revenue pax-kilometers                     (0.1%)                      2.7%
(RPK)                     5,767   5,774              75,320  73,334
Available seat-kilometers                  (0.9%)                      0.5%
(ASK)                     6,602   6,663              85,315  84,862
Load factor (%)           87.4%   86.7%      0.7      88.3%   86.4%     1.9
Asia / Pacific
Passengers carried (000s)  490     479      2.3%      5,971   5,856    2.0%
Revenue pax-kilometers                      5.0%                       3.5%
(RPK)                     4,235   4,032              51,947  50,175
Available seat-kilometers                   3.7%                       2.9%
(ASK)                     5,038   4,856              60,519  58,789
Load factor (%)           84.1%   83.0%      1.0      85.8%   85.3%     0.5
Africa / Middle East
Passengers carried (000s)  452     456     (0.9%)     5,137   5,163   (0.5%)
Revenue                                     0.5%                       1.0%
pax-kilometers,(RPK)      2,549   2,537              28,527  28,234
Available                                   0.1%                      (1.5%)
seat-kilometers,(ASK)     3,095   3,090              35,388  35,925
Load factor (%)           82.4%   82.1%      0.3      80.6%   78.6%     2.0
Caribbean / Indian,Ocean
Passengers carried (000s)  304     324     (6.1%)     3,325   3,474   (4,3%)
Revenue pax-kilometers                     (6.3%)                     (4,2%)
(RPK)                     2,210   2,358              24,155  25,208
Available seat-kilometers                  (6.1%)                     (5,3%)
(ASK)                     2,661   2,832              29,040  30,654
Load factor (%)           83.1%   83.3%     (0.2)     83.2%   82.2%     0.9

Cargo activity (in millions)     

                                December                 Year to date
Total Group               2012    2011   Variation   2012   2011  Variation
Revenue tonne-km (RTK)     880    933     (5.7%)    10,577 11,294  (6.3%)
Available tonne-km (ATK)  1,315  1,369,   (4.0%)    16,409 17,011  (3.5%)
Load factor (%)           66.9%  68.1%     (1.2)    64.5%  66.4%    (1.9)
Europe (including France)
Revenue tonne-km (RTK)      6      6      (2.0%)      69     80    (14.6%)
Available tonne-km (ATK)   41      42     (0.4%)     533    555    (3.9%)
Load factor (%)           15.3%  15.5%     (0.2)    12.9%  14.5%    (1.6)
Americas
Revenue tonne-km (RTK)     364    371     (2.0%)    4,229  4,495   (5.9%)
Available tonne-km (ATK)   524    522      0.4%     6,597  6,591    0.1%
Load factor (%)           69.4%  71.1%     (1.7)    64.1%  68.2%    (4.1)
Asia / Pacific
Revenue tonne-km (RTK)     321    369     (13.0%)   4,197  4,557   (7.9%)
Available tonne-km (ATK)   409    469     (12.9%)   5,387  5,988   (10.0%)
Load factor (%)           78.5%  78.6%     (0.1)    77.9%  76.1%     1.8
Africa / Middle East
Revenue tonne-km (RTK)     144    144      0.5%     1,636  1,718   (4.8%)
Available tonne-km (ATK)   239    234      2.5%     2,742  2,777   (1.3%)
Load factor (%)           60.2%  61.4%     (1.2)    59.7%  61.9%    (2.2)
Caribbean / Indian Ocean
Revenue tonne-km (RTK)     45      43      4.1%      446    443     0.7%
Available tonne-km (ATK)   101    103     (1.9%)    1,150  1,100    4.6%
Load factor (%)           44.3%  41.8%      2.6     38.8%  40.3%    (1.5)

December 2012 traffic

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