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JetBlue Airways Reports April Traffic

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU) reported its preliminary traffic results for April 2016. Traffic in April increased 8.6 percent from April 2015, on a capacity increase of 10.8 percent.

Load factor for April 2016 was 84.1 percent, a decrease of 1.6 points from April 2015. JetBlue's preliminary completion factor was 99.3 percent and its on-time (1) performance was 78.9 percent. JetBlue's preliminary revenue per available seat mile for the month of April decreased approximately 12.5 percent year over year.

           

JETBLUE AIRWAYS TRAFFIC RESULTS

 
April 2016 April 2015 % Change
Revenue passenger miles (000) 3,760,747 3,461,591 8.6%
Available seat miles (000) 4,472,393 4,037,798 10.8%
Load factor 84.1% 85.7% -1.6 pts.
Revenue passengers 3,129,098 2,922,624 7.1%
Departures 27,747 26,187 6.0%
Average stage length (miles) 1,111 1,093 1.6%
 
Y-T-D 2016 Y-T-D 2015 % Change
Revenue passenger miles (000) 14,736,274 13,083,206 12.6%
Available seat miles (000) 17,500,974 15,456,450 13.2%
Load factor 84.2% 84.6% -0.4 pts.
Revenue passengers 12,247,761 11,017,470 11.2%
Departures 108,986 100,010 9.0%
Average stage length (miles) 1,110 1,096 1.3%

(1) The U.S. Department of Transportation considers on-time arrivals to be those domestic flights arriving within 14 minutes of schedule.

JetBlue is New York's Hometown Airline™, and a leading carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles (Long Beach), Orlando, and San Juan. JetBlue carries more than 35 million customers a year to 96 cities in the U.S., Caribbean, and Latin America with an average of 900 daily flights. For more information please visit JetBlue.com.

JetBlue Investor Relations
+1 718-709-2202
ir@jetblue.com
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JetBlue Corporate Communications
+1 718-709-3089
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