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Table 14: Average Revenue Aircraft Minutes per Full-Time Equivalent Employee* Low-Cost Ranked by First Quarter 2006 Performance

Table 14: Average Revenue Aircraft Minutes per Full-Time Equivalent Employee*
Low-Cost
Ranked by First Quarter 2006 Performance

(Revenue Aircraft Minutes per FTE employee)

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1Q 2006 Rank Low-Cost Carriers 1Q 2001 1Q 2002 1Q 2003 1Q 2004 1Q 2005 1Q 2006 Change
1Q 2001-1Q 2006
1 AirTran 201 192 209 220 240 258 57
2 Southwest 200 189 191 209 235 251 51
3 Spirit 184 161 191 205 206 248 64
4 Frontier 195 189 194 187 196 215 20
5 JetBlue 166 190 200 222 213 213 47
6 America West 179 175 192 206 199 199 20
7 ATA 80 96 148 165 160 144 64
  7-Carrier Average 178 175 188 204 218 231 53

Source: Bureau of Transportation Statistics, Form 41 Airline Financial Data and T-100 Market Data.

* Full-time Equivalent Employee (FTE) calculations count two art-time employees as one full-time employee.