Air China August Load Factor

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

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                                Aug.    July    June     May   April     Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2013    2013        Date
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Overall Load Factor            74.9%   72.8%   74.6%   72.0%   72.4%       72.5%
 Domestic                      77.0%   74.3%   77.5%   74.8%   74.7%       74.8%
 International                 72.8%   71.7%   72.4%   70.0%   70.5%       70.7%
 Regional                      68.5%   64.9%   63.1%   57.7%   62.4%       62.5%
Passenger Load Factor          84.8%   81.8%   81.8%   78.9%   81.0%       81.7%
 Domestic                      84.5%   81.4%   82.5%   80.8%   81.9%       82.5%
 International                 86.1%   83.5%   81.9%   77.1%   80.2%       81.3%
 Regional                      79.6%   76.1%   71.7%   65.4%   73.6%       73.3%
Cargo Load Factor              59.6%   59.4%   62.8%   60.5%   58.4%       57.8%
 Domestic                      54.8%   52.0%   58.6%   53.8%   51.2%       50.3%
 International                 62.5%   63.4%   65.5%   64.7%   63.4%       62.7%
 Regional                      37.8%   37.1%   40.2%   38.5%   34.2%       34.8%
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                                Aug.    July    June     May   April     Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2013    2013        Date
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Traffic                     
Passengers carried (’000)      7,413   6,957   6,311   6,272   6,318      51,820
 Domestic                      6,249   5,868   5,348   5,371   5,382      44,093
 International                   796     739     646     604     606       5,132
 Regional                        368     350     318     298     330       2,595
Cargo (tons)                 119,154 117,610 118,769 124,455 123,129     934,614
 Domestic                     74,707  69,823  71,752  77,425  78,626     590,608
 International                39,344  42,295  41,341  40,846  39,105     302,162
 Regional                      5,103   5,492   5,676   6,185   5,398      41,844
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Revenue Ton Kilometer          1,618   1,567   1,471   1,455   1,443      11,603
 Domestic                        884     835     786     795     808       6,490
 International                   673     674     631     608     580       4,679
 Regional                         60      58      54      51      55         435
Revenue Passenger Kilometers  13,593  12,857  11,636  11,319  11,424      94,355
 Domestic                      8,835   8,302   7,587   7,550   7,680      63,042
 International                 4,188   4,015   3,560   3,312   3,231      27,254
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                                Aug.    July    June     May   April     Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2013    2013        Date
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                             --------------------- Million ---------------------
 Regional                        570     540     489     458     513       4,059
Revenue Freight Ton Km           426     437     432     440     421       3,229
 Domestic                        115     108     110     120     122         911
 International                   304     321     313     312     291       2,257
 Regional                          8       8       9       9       8          61
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Capacity                    
Available Ton Kilometers       2,161   2,153   1,971   2,021   1,993      15,998
 Domestic                      1,148   1,124   1,015   1,063   1,082       8,681
 International                   926     940     871     869     822       6,622
 Regional                         87      89      85      89      89         695
Available Seat Kilometers     16,032  15,721  14,222  14,339  14,108     115,470
 Domestic                     10,451  10,200   9,193   9,344   9,381      76,403
 International                 4,865   4,811   4,346   4,294   4,029      33,531
 Regional                        716     710     683     700     698       5,536

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                                Aug.    July    June     May   April     Year to
                                2013    2013    2013    2013    2013        Date
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                             --------------------- Million ---------------------
Available Freight Ton Km         716     736     688     728     720       5,584
 Domestic                        209     207     188     223     239       1,810
 International                   487     506     479     482     459       3,597
 Regional                         20      22      21      23      23         176
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Note: Figures are preliminary and may be revised.

Source: Air China

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