Posted on: 10 February 2010
SkyWest, Inc. has released the combined traffic figures for its two airline subsidiaries, SkyWest Airlines and Atlantic Southeast Airlines (ASA) during January 2010.
The two airlines created a 9.9% increase in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for January, the figure rising to 1,369,645,763 from 1,245,863,173 in January 2009. Available seat miles (ASMs) increased by 8.4% to 1,868,994,024 compared with the 1,723,838,782 for the same period last year.
The load factor for January 2010 was up by 1.0 percentage point to 73.3% compared to 72.3% for the same period last year. Passenger boardings for January totalled 2,737,931, a 12.0% increase from January 2009’s 2,444,573.