JetBlue Airways Reports June Traffic
JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU) reported its preliminary traffic results for June 2016. Traffic in June increased 11.6 percent from June 2015, on a capacity increase of 10.5 percent.
Load factor for June 2016 was 86.2 percent, an increase of 0.9 points from June 2015. JetBlue's preliminary completion factor was 99.1 percent and its on-time (1) performance was 74.4 percent. JetBlue's preliminary revenue per available seat mile for the month of June decreased approximately four and a half percent year over year.
JETBLUE AIRWAYS TRAFFIC RESULTS
|June 2016||June 2015||% Change|
|Revenue passenger miles (000)||3,953,711||3,542,079||11.6%|
|Available seat miles (000)||4,587,583||4,151,631||10.5%|
|Load factor||86.2%||85.3%||0.9 pts.|
|Average stage length (miles)||1,098||1,090||0.7%|
|Y-T-D 2016||Y-T-D 2015||% Change|
|Revenue passenger miles (000)||22,528,737||20,093,339||12.1%|
|Available seat miles (000)||26,625,661||23,656,129||12.6%|
|Load factor||84.6%||84.9%||-0.3 pts.|
|Average stage length (miles)||1,103||1,091||1.1%|
(1) The U.S. Department of Transportation considers on-time arrivals to be those domestic flights arriving within 14 minutes of schedule.
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