US Airways Reports October Traffic Results

US Airways Group, Inc. (NYSE: LCC) today announced its October and year-to-date 2013 traffic results. Mainline revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for the month were 5.3 billion, up 5.7 percent versus October 2012. Mainline capacity was 6.4 billion available seat miles (ASMs), up 9.1 percent versus October 2012. Mainline passenger load factor was 83.5 percent for the month of October, down 2.7 points versus October 2012.

US Airways' President Scott Kirby said, „Our October consolidated passenger revenue per available seat mile (PRASM) increased approximately one percent versus the same period last year. I would like to thank our 32,000 team members, who continue to do an outstanding job of taking care of our customers. As we head into the busy holiday travel period, we look forward to delivering a superior travel experience to all of our customers.”

For the month of October, US Airways' preliminary on-time performance as reported to the U.S. Department of Transportation was a record 87.6 percent with a record completion factor of 99.5 percent.

The following summarizes US Airways Group’s traffic results for the month and year-to-date ended October 31, 2013 and 2012, consisting of mainline-operated flights as well as US Airways Express flights operated by wholly owned subsidiaries PSA Airlines and Piedmont Airlines.

US Airways Mainline
OCTOBER
2013 2012 Change
Mainline Revenue Passenger Miles (000)
Domestic 4,065,268 3,856,758 5.4 %
Atlantic 968,736 915,241 5.8 %
Latin 308,589 283,858 8.7 %
Total Mainline Revenue Passenger Miles 5,342,593 5,055,857 5.7 %
Mainline Available Seat Miles (000)
Domestic 4,805,471 4,377,577 9.8 %
Atlantic 1,197,640 1,142,950 4.8 %
Latin 396,347 346,160 14.5 %
Total Mainline Available Seat Miles 6,399,458 5,866,687 9.1 %
Mainline Load Factor (%)
Domestic 84.6 88.1 (3.5) pts
Atlantic 80.9 80.1 0.8 pts
Latin 77.9 82.0 (4.1) pts
Total Mainline Load Factor 83.5 86.2 (2.7) pts
Mainline Enplanements
Domestic 4,270,503 4,028,175 6.0 %
Atlantic 233,651 225,975 3.4 %
Latin 199,705 208,861 (4.4) %
Total Mainline Enplanements 4,703,859 4,463,011 5.4 %
YEAR TO DATE
2013 2012 Change
Mainline Revenue Passenger Miles (000)
Domestic 41,018,535 38,898,404 5.5 %
Atlantic 9,912,102 9,491,863 4.4 %
Latin 4,480,130 4,229,620 5.9 %
Total Mainline Revenue Passenger Miles 55,410,767 52,619,887 5.3 %
Mainline Available Seat Miles (000)
Domestic 47,509,000 45,470,182 4.5 %
Atlantic 12,160,312 11,969,304 1.6 %
Latin 5,396,902 5,092,259 6.0 %
Total Mainline Available Seat Miles 65,066,214 62,531,745 4.1 %
Mainline Load Factor (%)
Domestic 86.3 85.5 0.8 pts
Atlantic 81.5 79.3 2.2 pts
Latin 83.0 83.1 (0.1) pts
Total Mainline Load Factor 85.2 84.1 1.1 pts
Mainline Enplanements
Domestic 41,858,572 39,929,207 4.8 %
Atlantic 2,441,724 2,336,001 4.5 %
Latin 3,184,482 3,125,097 1.9 %
Total Mainline Enplanements 47,484,778 45,390,305 4.6 %
Notes:
1) Canada, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands are included in the domestic results.
2) Latin numbers include the Caribbean.

Source / Author: US Airways

Autor: Redakcja Świat

Redakcja Świat