IAG October Passenger Statistics: Summary

Following is a summary of the passenger traffic and capacity statistics from International Consolidated Airlines Group formed from the merger of British Airways and Iberia:

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                            Oct.    Oct.      YoY       YtD       YtD       YoY
                            2013    2012   Change      2013      2012    Change
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ASK* (million)          
 Total                    20,398  18,887     8.0%   192,632   184,452      4.4%
   British Airways        14,129  13,521     4.5%   134,717   132,974      1.3%
   Iberia                  4,407   5,366   -17.9%    44,231    51,484    -14.1%
   Vueling                 1,862       0      n/a    13,684         0       n/a
  Domestic (UK, Spain)     1,363     947    43.9%    11,547     8,563     34.8%
  Europe                   4,476   3,325    34.6%    40,830    31,961     27.7%
  North America            6,174   5,906     4.5%    58,439    58,240      0.3%
  Latin America            3,541   4,012   -11.7%    35,169    39,023     -9.9%
  Africa, MidEast          3,035   3,005     1.0%    29,758    30,233     -1.6%
  Asia Pacific             1,809   1,692     6.9%    16,889    16,432      2.8%
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                            Oct.    Oct.      YoY       YtD       YtD       YoY
                            2013    2012   Change      2013      2012    Change
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RPK** (million)         
 Total                    16,568  15,212     8.9%   156,788   149,146      5.1%
   British Airways        11,534  10,945     5.4%   110,344   106,668      3.4%
   Iberia                  3,524   4,267   -17.4%    35,245    42,475    -17.0%
   Vueling                 1,510       0      n/a    11,189         0       n/a
  Domestic (UK, Spain)     1,053     705    49.4%     8,780     6,458     36.0%
  Europe                   3,537   2,615    35.3%    32,126    24,242     32.5%
  North America            5,284   4,996     5.8%    49,763    48,916      1.7%
  Latin America            2,910   3,246   -10.4%    29,219    33,022    -11.5%
  Africa, MidEast          2,304   2,285     0.8%    23,021    23,327     -1.3%
  Asia Pacific             1,480   1,365     8.4%    13,879    13,181      5.3%
Load Factor***(%)       
 Total                     81.2%   80.5%  0.7 pts     81.4%     80.9%   0.5 pts
  Domestic (UK, Spain)     77.3%   74.4%  2.9 pts     76.0%     75.4%   0.6 pts
  Europe                   79.0%   78.6%  0.4 pts     78.7%     75.8%   2.9 pts
  North America            85.6%   84.6%  1.0 pts     85.2%     84.0%   1.2 pts
  Latin America            82.2%   80.9%  1.3 pts     83.1%     84.6%  -1.5 pts
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                            Oct.    Oct.      YoY       YtD       YtD       YoY
                            2013    2012   Change      2013      2012    Change
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  Africa, MidEast          75.9%   76.0% -0.1 pts     77.4%     77.2%   0.2 pts
  Asia Pacific             81.8%   80.7%  1.1 pts     82.2%     80.2%   2.0 pts
TPK Ton per Km. (million)
IAG Cargo                    492     530    -7.2%     4,642     5,049     -8.1%
 Iberia Cargo                 94     109   -13.8%       817       972    -15.9%
 British Airways Cargo       398     421    -5.5%     3,825     4,077     -6.2%
 Vueling                       0       0      n/a         0         0       n/a
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NOTE: Figures are preliminary and can be subsequently revised.

* = Available Seat Kilometer (ASKs) is the number of seats

available multiplied by the number of kilometers flown.

** = Revenue Passenger-Kilometers

*** = Load Factor measures the capacity utilization or number

of seats used out of the total available.

Source: IAG International Airlines Group

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