Posted on: 11 October 2013 by Mark Howells
SkyWest, Inc. has announced combined September 2013 traffic figures for its two airline subsidiaries, SkyWest Airlines and ExpressJet Airlines.
The combined airlines generated 2,576,817,683 revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month, up 6.9% on last September’s 2,410,352,807. Available seat miles (ASMs) rose by 7.3% to 3,224,332,700 from 3,005,853,892 for the respective months.
These figures created a load factor of 79.9% in September 2013, which was 0.3 percentage points down on the 80.2% achieved in September 2012.
Passenger boardings for September increased by 1.4% to 4,899,354 compared with 4,831,914 passengers carried last September.