Posted on: 03 May 2011 by Ross McSweeny
Horizon Air has announced traffic data for April 2011 including a 4.8 percentage point increase in the monthly load factor.
The carrier reported a 4.2% decline in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) to 187 million from 195 million. Cutting available seat miles (ASMs) by 10.3% to 244 million from 272 million in April 2010 helped create that 4.8 pp increase in load factor from 71.8% to a record 76.6%.
Revenue passengers carried rose by 1.7% to 547,000 compared with 538,000 in April 2010.