SkyEurope Holding

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quarterly or semiannual financial statement / Report on the Third Quarter (Q3) of the Financial Year 2007

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Disclosure announcement transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is responsible for the content of this announcement. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- 9-month report/SkyEurope 31.08.2007 Report on the Third Quarter (Q3) of the Financial Year 2007 SkyEurope Holding AG reports a record EBITDAR Q3 and appoints new CEO to its subsidiary SkyEurope Airlines, a.s. • Jason Bitter appointed CEO of SkyEurope Airlines, a.s., Christian Mandl remains CEO of SkyEurope Holding AG focusing on strategic projects. • A positive EBITDAR Q3 achieved with margin improving by 18.3pp vs Q3 2006 and 20.5pp on a YTD basis. EBIT margin also improves by 19.5pp for the quarter and on a YTD basis. Loss per share decreased significantly during the quarter from EUR 0.83 to EUR 0.13. • Growth is maintained with revenues increasing by 26% during Q3, passengers flown grows to 927 thousand up from 702 thousand despite less average aircraft in the quarter than in Q3 2006. • Revenue per available seat kilometre improves 5.5% in Q3 2007 and 9.9% on a YTD basis. • Aircraft utilisation improves by 16.7% during the quarter to 11:25 hours (up from 9:46 in Q3 2006) with continued focus put on efficient operations. • Continued and constant focus on cost reductions showing results with a CASK (ex fuel) decreasing 6.9% during the quarter. • SkyEurope maintains its punctuality and reputation as one of the most punctual airlines in Europe. • Two new 737-700 NG aircraft were delivered in Q3 and SkyEurope´s fleet is now the youngest in Europe with an average age of 8 months. • The first part of the 2007/08 winter schedule was announced focusing on increased frequencies to European destinations and an overall improved product, featuring higher frequencies to less destinations and more convenient departure times. • Full year guidance is maintained with full year EBITDAR expected to be positive with an EBIT positive 4th quarter. end of announcement euro adhoc 31.08.2007 07:55:50 -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ots Originaltext: SkyEurope Holding Im Internet recherchierbar: Further inquiry note: SkyEurope Holding AG Nick Manoudakis, CFO Tel.:+421 2 4850 1332 Branche: Air Transport ISIN: AT0000497003 WKN: A0F5WU Index: WBI Börsen: Wiener Börse AG / official market

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