Air Berlin PLC

Air Berlin: More passengers and increased capacity utilization in April

-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ots.CorporateNews transmitted by euro adhoc. The issuer is responsible for the content of this announcement. -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- air transport/traffic figures April 2008 Berlin (euro adhoc) - In April 2008, Air Berlin (including LTU, Belair and the airline company Walter)íncreased the number of passengers transported to 2,242,575 million, i.e. a 6.5 percent increase over the corresponding month of the previous year (04/2007: 2,106,730 passengers). Fleet capacity utilization improved by 4.5 percentage points to reach 78.8 percent (04/2007: 74.3 percent). The accumulated number of passengers traveling on Air Berlin increased by 9.7 percent. From January to April 2008, Air Berlin welcomed 8,073,735 passengers on board. For 2007, this figure amounted to 7,363,003 passengers. For the first four months of 2008, the capacity utilization rate improved from 70.7 to 74.7 percent, i.e. an increase of 4 percentage points. At 5.19 Eurocents in April 2008, flight revenue per available seat kilometer (ASK) was 5.6 percent higher than in the previous year (04/2007: 4.91 Eurocents). April 2008 Capacity 2,845,460 Number of passengers 2,242,575 Capacity utilization rate in % 78.81 April 2008, accumulated Capacity 10,804,351 Number of passengers 8,073,735 Capacity utilization rate in % 74.73 end of announcement euro adhoc -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ots Originaltext: Air Berlin PLC & Co Luftverkehrs KG Im Internet recherchierbar: http://www.presseportal.ch Further inquiry note: Claudia Löffler Senior Manager Public Relations, Air Berlin phone: + 49 30 3434 1500 e-mail: cloeffler@airberlin.com Branche: Air Transport ISIN: GB00B128C026 WKN: AB1000 Index: SDAX, Classic All Share, Prime All Share Börsen: Börse Frankfurt / regulated dealing/prime standard Börse Berlin / free trade Börse Hamburg / free trade Börse Stuttgart / free trade Börse Düsseldorf / free trade Börse München / free trade

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