Delta Air Lines Reports April Traffic

Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today reported traffic results for the month of April 2003.Ê System traffic for April 2003 decreased 11.2 percent from April 2002 on a capacity decrease of 10.4 percent.Ê Delta’s system load factor was 70.5 percent in April 2003, down 0.6 points from the same period last year.

Domestic traffic in April 2003 decreased 6.2 percent year over year on a capacity decrease of 6.1 percent.Ê Domestic load factor in April 2003 was 70.4 percent, down 0.1 points from the same period a year ago.Ê International traffic in April 2003 decreased 27.8 percent year over year on a 25.2 percent decrease in capacity.Ê International load factor was 70.8 percent, down 2.6 points from April 2002.

During April 2003, Delta operated its schedule at a 99.6 percent completion rate, compared to 99.5 percent in April 2002.Ê Delta boarded 8,218,280 passengers during the month of April 2003.Ê
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