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Delta Reports Financial and Operating Performance for January 2016

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ATLANTA, Feb. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today reported financial and operating performance for January 2016.

Delta Air Lines and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to nearly 370 destinations on six continents. For more information visit news.delta.com.

Consolidated passenger unit revenue (PRASM) for the month of January declined 3.0% year over year, including 1.5 points of pressure from foreign exchange.

The company's financial and operating performance is detailed below.    

Preliminary Financial and Operating Results

January consolidated PRASM change year over year

(3.0)%

January mainline completion factor

98.7%

January on-time performance (preliminary DOT A14)

85.2%

Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Delta was named to FORTUNE magazine's top 50 World's Most Admired Companies in addition to being named the most admired airline for the fourth time in five years. Additionally, Delta has ranked No.1 in the Business Travel News Annual Airline survey for an unprecedented five consecutive years. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 328 destinations in 57 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft. The airline is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry's leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a joint venture with Virgin Atlantic. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 15,000 daily flights, with key hubs and markets including Amsterdam, Atlanta, Boston, Detroit, Los Angeles, Minneapolis/St. Paul, New York-JFK and LaGuardia, London-Heathrow, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City, Seattle and Tokyo-Narita. Delta has invested billions of dollars in airport facilities, global products and services, and technology to enhance the customer experience in the air and on the ground. Additional information is available on the Delta News Hub, as well as delta.com, Twitter @DeltaNewsHub, Google.com/+Delta, Facebook.com/delta and Delta's blog takingoff.delta.com.




Monthly Traffic Results (a)


Year to Date Traffic Results (a)



































Jan 2016


Jan 2015


Change


Jan 2016


Jan 2015


Change

















RPMs (000):















Domestic

9,296,739


8,735,667


6.4%


9,296,739


8,735,667


6.4%




Delta Mainline

7,805,790


7,199,824


8.4%


7,805,790


7,199,824


8.4%




Regional

1,490,949


1,535,843


(2.9%)


1,490,949


1,535,843


(2.9%)



International

6,277,402


6,278,988


(0.0%)


6,277,402


6,278,988


(0.0%)




Latin America

1,946,427


1,844,473


5.5%


1,946,427


1,844,473


5.5%




Delta Mainline

1,891,651


1,812,631


4.4%


1,891,651


1,812,631


4.4%




       Regional

54,777


31,842


72.0%


54,777


31,842


72.0%




Atlantic

2,406,206


2,456,582


(2.1%)


2,406,206


2,456,582


(2.1%)




Pacific

1,924,769


1,977,933


(2.7%)


1,924,769


1,977,933


(2.7%)



Total System

15,574,141


15,014,655


3.7%


15,574,141


15,014,655


3.7%
































ASMs (000):















Domestic

11,468,997


11,062,805


3.7%


11,468,997


11,062,805


3.7%




Delta Mainline

9,433,793


8,916,792


5.8%


9,433,793


8,916,792


5.8%




Regional

2,035,204


2,146,013


(5.2%)


2,035,204


2,146,013


(5.2%)



International

7,683,701


7,885,954


(2.6%)


7,683,701


7,885,954


(2.6%)




Latin America

2,324,861


2,242,998


3.6%


2,324,861


2,242,998


3.6%




Delta Mainline

2,256,357


2,199,066


2.6%


2,256,357


2,199,066


2.6%




       Regional

68,504


43,932


55.9%


68,504


43,932


55.9%




Atlantic

3,161,870


3,219,358


(1.8%)


3,161,870


3,219,358


(1.8%)




Pacific

2,196,970


2,423,598


(9.4%)


2,196,970


2,423,598


(9.4%)



Total System

19,152,699


18,948,759


1.1%


19,152,699


18,948,759


1.1%
































Load Factor:















Domestic

81.1%


79.0%


2.1

pts

81.1%


79.0%


2.1

pts



Delta Mainline

82.7%


80.7%


2.0

pts

82.7%


80.7%


2.0

pts



Regional

73.3%


71.6%


1.7

pts

73.3%


71.6%


1.7

pts


International

81.7%


79.6%


2.1

pts

81.7%


79.6%


2.1

pts



Latin America

83.7%


82.2%


1.5

pts

83.7%


82.2%


1.5

pts



Delta Mainline

83.8%


82.4%


1.4

pts

83.8%


82.4%


1.4

pts



       Regional

80.0%


72.5%


7.5

pts

80.0%


72.5%


7.5

pts



Atlantic

76.1%


76.3%


(0.2)

pts

76.1%


76.3%


(0.2)

pts



Pacific

87.6%


81.6%


6.0

pts

87.6%


81.6%


6.0

pts


Total System

81.3%


79.2%


2.1

pts

81.3%


79.2%


2.1

pts
















Mainline Completion Factor

98.7%


98.9%


(0.2)

pts






















Passengers Boarded

13,290,198


12,557,337


5.8%


13,290,198


12,557,337


5.8%
































Cargo Ton Miles (000):

156,769


172,107


(8.9%)


156,769


172,107


(8.9%)

















aResults include flights operated under contract carrier arrangements








































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