Posted on: 10 October 2010 by Mark Howells
SkyWest, Inc. has announced combined traffic figures for its subsidiary airlines, SkyWest Airlines and Atlantic Southeast Airlines.
Passenger boardings for September increased 12.2 percent to 3,175,783 compared to 2,829,617 for the same period last year.
The pair reported an 11.0% increase in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for September to 1,572,811,495 from 1,417,547,959, while available seat miles (ASMs) increased by 10.5% compared to September 2009 – to 1,992,895,693 from 1,804,277,270.
The load factor in September was 78.9% compared to 78.6%, up 0.3 percentage points compared to September 2009.