Posted on: 08 August 2014 by Mark Howells
American Airlines has reported combined July 2014 preliminary traffic figures for the regional airline subsidiaries and partners which operate under the AA code.
Revenue passenger miles (RPMs) totalled 2,012,437,000, up 4.3% from July 2013’s 1,929,997,000, while available seat miles (ASMs) rose by just 0.6% to 2,475,067,000 from 2,461,165,000.
These figures created a load factor increase of 2.9 percentage points, taking the July 2014 figure to 81.3% from last July’s 78.4%. The number of passengers carried by the various airlines in July totalled 4,695,226, compared with 4,430,543 in July last year, a 6.0% increase.