Posted on: 08 November 2012 by Mark Howells
SkyWest, Inc. has reported combined October 2012 traffic figures for its airline subsidiaries SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Airlines.
SkyWest reported a 4.6% increase in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for October to 2,603,387,347 from 2,489,883,260. Available seat miles (ASMs) increased by 2.7% to 3,170,416,437 compared with October 2011’s figure of 3,087,510,431.
The load factor increased to 82.1%, up by 1.5 percentage points compared with a load factor of 80.6% in October 2011. Passenger boardings for October were up by 7.6% to 5,143,540 compared with 4,782,142 for the same period last year.