Houston Airport May Air Cargo Falls 0.3% Y/y

The following table shows cargo volumes at the George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) for May from data provided by the Houston Airport System.

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                           May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec. |     YTD
                          2014    2014    2014    2014    2014    2013 |    2014
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                      --------------------------(YoY%)--------------------------
Total                    -0.3%    3.7%    0.6%    6.0%   -1.3%    1.4% |    1.7%
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Deplaned                  2.7%    4.7%    0.2%    2.5%   -8.9%   -0.9% |    0.2%
 Cargo Aircraft          -1.6%   -3.4%  -14.1%   -9.4%  -23.6%   -3.8% |  -10.8%
 Passenger Aircraft       8.2%   15.6%   20.7%   19.0%   16.4%    3.3% |   15.9%
Enplaned                 -2.7%    2.8%    0.9%    9.4%    6.0%    3.8% |    3.1%
 Cargo Aircraft          -9.5%    0.4%   -4.5%    7.1%    7.1%    3.1% |   -0.4%
 Passenger Aircraft      11.4%    7.2%   10.5%   13.3%    3.9%    5.1% |    9.6%
                      -------------------(000’s metric tons)-------------------
Total                   34.301  34.497  35.664  32.699  32.399  34.616 | 169.658
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                           May   April   March    Feb.    Jan.    Dec. |     YTD
                          2014    2014    2014    2014    2014    2013 |    2014
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Deplaned                16.184  16.401  16.973  15.490  14.529  17.257 |  79.576
 Cargo Aircraft          8.796   8.623   8.558   7.944   7.702   9.787 |  41.623
 Passenger Aircraft      7.387   7.778   8.415   7.545   6.828   7.470 |  37.953
Enplaned                18.117  18.096  18.692  17.209  17.870  17.359 |  90.082
 Cargo Aircraft         11.370  11.425  11.342  10.544  11.557  11.060 |  56.238
 Passenger Aircraft      6.747   6.671   7.349   6.665   6.313   6.299 |  33.844
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Note: Pounds to metric tons converted using 1000 lb = 0.453592 metric tons

http://www.metric-conversions.org/weight/pounds-to-metric-tons.htm

Deplaned and enplaned totals and percent changes calculated by

Bloomberg News.

Source: Houston Airport System

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