JetBlue Reports Small Drop in Load Factor for July While Traffic and Capacity Climb

By Jesse Sokolow on 10 August 2017
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IMG_8285JetBlue Airways announced operational results for July 2017.

The carrier said that its total traffic and capacity were up, while its load factor dropped.

The New York-based airline’s passenger traffic was 4.48 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 5.1% from 4.26 billion RPMs in the same period last year.

JetBlue’s capacity also increased, up 5.9% to 5.14 billion available seat miles, or ASMs, from 4.85 billion ASMs in July 2016.

Meanwhile, the airline’s passenger load factor for the month was 87.1% a 0.7 percentage point decrease from 87.8% last July.

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