Germany Lufthansa Group March Traffic Figures

Following is a summary of Lufthansa group March passenger and freight statistics from Deutsche Lufthansa AG (LHA) in Frankfurt:

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                                                    Jan-
                                 March             March
                                  2013      YoY     2013      YoY
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Lufthansa Group***           
Passengers in 1,000              8,178    -1.2%   21,631    -2.3%
Available seat-km (m)           21,009    -0.6%   58,111    -2.7%
Revenue seat-km (m)             16,706     3.0%   44,247    -0.1%
Passenger load-factor (%)         79.5      n/a     76.1      n/a
Cargo/Mail in 1,000 t              177    -4.4%      461    -6.6%
Available Cargo tonne-km (m)     1,281    -2.6%    3,390    -5.3%
Revenue Cargo tonne-km (m)         939    -1.7%    2,391    -4.5%
Cargo load-factor (%)             73.3      n/a     70.5      n/a
Number of flights               82,882    -7.8%  234,286    -6.2%
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                                                    Jan-
                                 March             March
                                  2013      YoY     2013      YoY
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Lufthansa Passenger Airlines* 
Passengers in 1,000              5,858    -1.3%   15,541    -1.9%
Available seat-km (m)           15,382    -0.6%   42,325    -3.0%
Revenue seat-km (m)             12,104     2.7%   31,935    -0.8%
Passenger load-factor (%)         78.7      n/a     75.5      n/a
Number of flights               56,616    -9.7%  160,516    -7.2%
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SWISS**                      
Passengers in 1,000              1,434    -1.3%    3,799    -3.4%
Available seat-km (m)            3,835     2.8%   10,925     1.9%
Revenue seat-km (m)              3,216     6.9%    8,714     4.9%
Passenger load-factor (%)         83.8      n/a     79.8      n/a
Number of flights               13,988    -3.2%   40,180    -3.1%
Revenue Cargo tonne-km (m)         136     0.6%      375     3.5%
Cargo load-factor (%)             74.1      n/a     68.7      n/a
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                                                    Jan-
                                 March             March
                                  2013      YoY     2013      YoY
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Austrian Airlines            
Passengers in 1,000                887    -1.0%    2,291    -2.7%
Available seat-km (m)            1,792    -7.3%    4,861    -9.4%
Revenue seat-km (m)              1,386    -2.8%    3,598    -5.2%
Passenger load-factor (%)         77.4      n/a     74.0      n/a
Number of flights               11,212    -3.5%   30,816    -5.0%
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Lufthansa Cargo              
Cargo/Mail in 1,000 t              155    -4.5%      399    -7.2%
Available Cargo tonne-km (m)     1,089    -3.6%    2,823    -7.4%
Revenue Cargo tonne-km (m)         802    -2.0%    2,016    -5.9%
Cargo load-factor (%)             73.7      n/a     71.4      n/a
Number of flights                1,066    -5.3%    2,774    -8.3%
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NOTE: * Including LH regional airlines and Germanwings.
** Including Edelweiss Air.  
*** Lufthansa Passenger Airlines, SWISS, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo.

SOURCE: Deutsche Lufthansa AG

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