Posted on: 12 March 2014 by Mark Howells
Virgin America has reported its preliminary operational results for February 2014.
The airline’s February revenue passenger miles(RPMs) rose 4.2% to 641,458,000 from 615,432,000 in February 2013. Available seat miles (ASMs), however, were increased by only 2.7% to 834,889,000 from 812,766,000 for the respective months.
The load factor therefore went up, by 1.1 percentage points, was 76.8% compared with 75.7% last February. The rounded number of passengers carried was 445,000, a 10.3 percent increase from the rounded figure of 4040,000 in the same month last year.