Posted on: 06 September 2011 by Mark Howells
Combined August 2011 traffic figures have been announced by US Airways Express for its wholly-owned subsidiaries, Piedmont Airlines and PSA Airlines.
Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs) totalled 198,598,000, a 2.2% fall compared with last August’s 202,988,000. Available seat miles (ASMs) were cut by 3.1% to 270,395,000 from 278,982,000.
These figures created a slight load factor increase of 0.6 percentage points to 73.4% in August from 72.8% in the same month last year. The two carriers transported a total of 681,028 passengers, compared with 721,003 carried in August 2010, a 5.5% decrease.