JetBlue Traffic Up 4% in June
JetBlue Airways announced operational results for June 2014. The airline’s traffic and capacity both increased for the month, while its load factor decreased.
JetBlue’s passenger traffic was 3.256 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 4% from 3.130 billion RPMs in June 2013. The carrier’s capacity increased by 5.3%, up to 3.844 billion available seat miles, or ASMs, from 3.652 billion last year.
Passenger load factor for the month of June was 84.7%, a decrease of 1 percentage point from 85.7% in the same period last year.
The airline also reported an increase in passenger revenue per available seat mile, or Prasm, which was up by 3% year-over-year.
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