Air China April Load Factor: Yearly Change

Following are year-on-year changes of traffic and capacity figures for April released by Air China on its website.

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                                     April  March   Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Year to
                                      2013   2013   2013   2013   2012      Date
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Overall Load Factor                  -1.0%   1.9%   0.0%   3.1%   1.0%      1.0%
 Domestic                            -2.8%   2.8%   0.5%   1.5%  -2.4%      0.6%
 International                        1.1%   0.7%  -1.3%   4.5%   3.6%      1.4%
 Regional                            -4.1%  -0.8%   3.1%   2.7%   2.1%     -0.2%
Passenger Load Factor                -1.1%   3.7%   5.3%  -0.9%   1.5%      1.6%
 Domestic                            -1.9%   4.5%   5.9%  -3.1%  -0.8%      1.3%
 International                        0.8%   2.4%   3.2%   2.4%   4.6%      2.2%
 Regional                            -3.9%  -0.1%   7.8%   0.5%   0.1%      0.5%
Cargo Load Factor                    -1.1%  -1.1%  -9.1%   8.2%   1.0%     -0.1%
 Domestic                            -4.6%  -1.4% -12.2%  14.2%  -4.9%     -0.2%
 International                        1.2%  -0.3%  -5.4%   6.1%   3.4%      0.8%
 Regional                            -5.1%  -5.7% -11.4%   5.6%   4.4%     -3.8%
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                                     April  March   Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Year to
                                      2013   2013   2013   2013   2012      Date
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Traffic                         
Passengers carried                    8.2%  12.5%  14.6%  -2.7%   7.9%      8.2%
 Domestic                            10.0%  14.2%  15.1%  -1.9%   9.4%      9.4%
 International                       -4.4%  -0.1%   2.7%  -6.8%  -1.5%     -2.0%
 Regional                             5.7%  11.3%  31.1%  -5.0%  11.1%      9.3%
Cargo                                 6.0%   7.7% -19.8%  31.3%  11.2%      6.7%
 Domestic                             9.2%  10.9% -21.9%  51.5%  11.0%     11.0%
 International                        2.9%   5.1% -12.6%   6.8%  10.9%      1.3%
 Regional                           -11.8% -14.6% -34.6%  14.4%  15.4%    -11.4%
Revenue Ton Kilometer                 8.5%  10.7%   5.7%   4.2%  10.3%      7.5%
 Domestic                            12.4%  16.3%  10.7%   6.1%  11.7%     11.4%
 International                        3.9%   3.6%  -3.4%   2.8%   9.1%      2.0%
 Regional                             2.5%   6.8%  19.9%  -0.4%  10.3%      6.5%
Revenue Passenger Kilometers          9.6%  12.9%  14.8%  -1.5%   8.5%      8.9%
 Domestic                            12.4%  17.1%  17.5%  -1.6%  11.8%     11.3%
 International                        4.1%   3.6%   5.6%  -1.2%   3.7%      3.0%
 Regional                             4.3%  11.8%  31.3%  -3.4%   9.0%      9.8%
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                                     April  March   Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Year to
                                      2013   2013   2013   2013   2012      Date
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Revenue Freight Ton Kilometers        6.0%   5.9% -15.5%  17.0%  13.9%      4.3%
 Domestic                            13.0%  13.0% -20.7%  53.9%  12.3%     13.2%
 International                        3.7%   3.7% -12.7%   7.3%  14.3%      1.1%
 Regional                            -7.9% -16.1% -31.3%  11.7%  16.2%    -10.4%
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Capacity                        
Available Ton Kilometers              9.9%   7.9%   5.7%  -0.4%   8.8%      6.0%
 Domestic                            16.7%  12.0%   9.8%   3.7%  15.6%     10.5%
 International                        2.2%   2.6%  -1.5%  -4.0%   3.6%      0.0%
 Regional                             9.1%   8.2%  13.9%  -4.8%   6.7%      7.0%
Available Seat Kilometers            11.1%   7.9%   7.5%  -0.4%   6.5%      6.8%
 Domestic                            15.0%  10.9%   9.4%   2.3%  12.9%      9.6%
 International                        3.1%   0.5%   1.3%  -4.3%  -2.4%      0.2%
 Regional                             9.8%  12.0%  18.0%  -3.9%   8.8%      9.1%
Available Freight Ton Kilometers      8.0%   7.9%   2.2%  -0.5%  12.0%      4.5%
 Domestic                            23.1%  16.2%  11.5%   7.8%  23.8%     13.8%
 International                        1.6%   4.2%  -4.0%  -3.7%   8.3%     -0.2%
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                                     April  March   Feb.   Jan.   Dec.   Year to
                                      2013   2013   2013   2013   2012      Date
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 Regional                             5.9%  -2.4%   3.3%  -6.2%   3.1%      0.4%
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Note: Figures are preliminary and may be revised.

Source: Air China

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