Posted on: 13 May 2014 by Mark Howells
Combined April 2014 traffic figures for SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Airlines have been reported by the airlines’ parent company, SkyWest, Inc.
The combined airlines reported a 0.5% decrease in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for April, the figure dropping to 2,618,365,065 from 2,631,965,182 in April 2013. Available seat miles (ASMs) werecut by 3.3% to 3,163,635,278, compared with 3,270,547,751 in April 2013.
The load factor increased by 2.3 percentage points to 82.8% compared with 80.5% in April 2013. Passengers carried by the two airlines in April decreased 1.6% to 4,954,134 compared with 5,034,736 for the same period last year.