IATA February Premium Air Traffic Share by Region

Following is a table showing the share of total premium passenger traffic by region from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) in Geneva.

Premium passengers are those who fly either first or business class.

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                           Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Nov.   Oct.  Sept.   Aug.   July
                           2013   2013   2012   2012   2012   2012   2012   2012
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                        ----------Share as Percentage of Total Traffic----------
Africa - Middle East       1.7%   1.8%   1.6%   1.6%   1.6%   1.7%   1.7%   1.5%
Europe - Far East          8.4%   8.7%   9.7%   9.7%   9.2%   9.5%   8.8%   9.4%
Europe - Middle East       5.9%   5.8%   5.9%   5.8%   5.6%   5.5%   5.0%   5.3%
Africa - Far East          0.3%   0.3%   0.3%   0.3%   0.3%   0.2%   0.2%   0.2%
Within Africa              1.2%   1.1%   1.3%   1.3%   1.3%   0.7%   0.6%   0.6%
Within Far East           13.4%  12.6%  12.2%  12.2%   7.6%  10.3%  11.4%  10.5%
Within N America           1.0%   1.0%   0.9%   0.9%   1.0%   0.9%   1.3%   1.1%
Within South America       1.9%   1.9%   1.8%   1.8%   0.9%   0.9%   1.0%   0.9%
Mid Atlantic               1.3%   1.3%   1.2%   1.2%   1.0%   0.9%   1.1%   1.0%
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                           Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Nov.   Oct.  Sept.   Aug.   July
                           2013   2013   2012   2012   2012   2012   2012   2012
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Middle East - Far East     3.6%   3.6%   3.5%   3.5%   3.2%   3.2%   3.0%   3.2%
North Atlantic            13.7%  14.3%  15.0%  14.9%  18.6%  17.9%  18.6%  18.2%
N America - C America      6.7%   7.1%   5.5%   5.5%   4.1%   3.9%   5.7%   5.5%
Europe - Africa            4.0%   4.0%   4.2%   4.2%   4.3%   3.9%   3.6%   3.5%
N America - S America      3.4%   3.7%   3.2%   3.2%   2.7%   2.6%   2.8%   2.6%
Far East - SW Pacific      2.1%   2.1%   1.9%   1.9%   1.6%   1.8%   1.8%   1.7%
North & Mid Pacific        5.6%   6.2%   5.9%   5.9%   5.6%   5.8%   6.5%   6.2%
South Pacific              0.5%   0.6%   0.5%   0.5%   0.5%   0.5%   0.3%   0.3%
South Atlantic             2.7%   2.9%   2.9%   2.9%   3.1%   2.9%   2.6%   2.8%
Within Europe             18.2%  16.6%  18.5%  19.1%  24.7%  23.8%  21.1%  22.5%
Other Routes               4.4%   4.5%   4.0%   3.7%   3.0%   3.1%   2.8%   2.9%
Total International      100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
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Source: International Air Traffic Association (IATA).

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