JetBlue Reports Decrease in Load Factor

By Jesse Sokolow on 12 December 2017
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IMG_8305JetBlue Airways announced operational results for November 2017. The carrier said that its total traffic and capacity were up, while its load factor decreased for the month.

The New York-based airline’s passenger traffic was 3.74 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 2.8% from 3.64 billion RPMs in the same period last year.

JetBlue’s capacity also rose, increasing 4.3% to 4.44 billion available seat miles, or ASMs, from 4.26 billion ASMs in November 2016.

Meanwhile, the carrier’s passenger load factor for the month was 84.2% a 1.2 percentage point decrease from 85.4% last November.

Looking ahead, the airline said its Q4 revenue per available seat mile or RASM should range from flat to a 1.5% increase year-over-year.

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