Air China March Load Factor

Following are traffic and capacity figures in March released by Air China on its website.

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                               March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2012    2012       Date
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Overall Load Factor            74.5%   68.6%   68.5%   69.9%   70.2%      71.1%
 Domestic                      77.3%   70.6%   69.3%   70.2%   70.5%      73.3%
 International                 71.8%   66.1%   68.3%   70.2%   70.2%      68.9%
 Regional                      62.2%   61.7%   61.2%   62.4%   65.1%      61.2%
Passenger Load Factor          83.4%   83.5%   78.8%   78.5%   77.9%      81.7%
 Domestic                      85.3%   85.4%   78.3%   78.7%   78.7%      83.0%
 International                 80.6%   79.8%   79.9%   78.3%   76.7%      80.0%
 Regional                      72.5%   77.1%   77.2%   77.3%   77.5%      73.3%
Cargo Load Factor              59.9%   43.2%   55.0%   59.5%   61.3%      53.7%
 Domestic                      51.9%   30.1%   47.3%   48.2%   49.2%      45.2%
 International                 65.5%   54.5%   59.5%   64.9%   66.4%      60.4%
 Regional                      34.8%   22.6%   35.0%   39.2%   46.6%      30.2%
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                               March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2012    2012       Date
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Traffic                     
Passengers carried (’000)      6,482   6,239   3,947   3,876   3,957     18,548
 Domestic                      5,559   5,355   3,272   3,195   3,307     15,875
 International                   610     552     523     517     488      1,740
 Regional                        314     332     152     164     162        933
Cargo (tons)                 130,820  77,745  96,272 107,040 116,660    331,497
 Domestic                     84,340  48,878  59,982  61,493  65,230    218,276
 International                40,973  25,520  32,108  40,045  44,638     99,231
 Regional                      5,507   3,346   4,181   5,501   6,791     13,990
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Revenue Ton Kilometer          1,475   1,246   1,036   1,108   1,148      4,050
 Domestic                        850     764     506     503     514      2,381
 International                   572     429     499     570     598      1,513
 Regional                         54      53      31      35      37        157
Revenue Passenger Kilometers  11,644  11,175   7,904   7,839   7,739     33,526
 Domestic                      8,044   7,864   4,678   4,595   4,651     23,089
 International                 3,104   2,785   2,942   2,940   2,792      8,949
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                               March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2012    2012       Date
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                               -------------------- Million --------------------
 Regional                        496     526     284     305     296      1,489
Revenue Freight Ton Km           432     264     335     408     455      1,073
 Domestic                        130      76      91      92      97        337
 International                   294     183     238     308     348        716
 Regional                          8       5       6       8      10         20
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Capacity                    
Available Ton Kilometers       1,981   1,817   1,512   1,585   1,637      5,699
 Domestic                      1,099   1,081     730     717     728      3,249
 International                   796     650     732     812     852      2,195
 Regional                         86      86      51      56      56        256
Available Seat Kilometers     13,959  13,383  10,027   9,988   9,933     41,049
 Domestic                      9,425   9,211   5,977   5,839   5,908     27,833
 International                 3,850   3,490   3,681   3,754   3,642     11,186
 Regional                        684     682     368     394     382      2,030

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                               March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec.    Nov.    Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2012    2012       Date
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                               -------------------- Million --------------------
Available Freight Ton Km         722     610     610     686     743      1,997
 Domestic                        251     253     192     191     197        745
 International                   448     335     400     474     524      1,186
 Regional                         22      22      18      21      22         66
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Note: Figures are preliminary and may be revised.

Source: Air China

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