JetBlue Records Increase in Traffic and Capacity for July 2019

By Jesse Sokolow on 12 August 2019
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DSC_0670JetBlue Airways announced operational results for July 2019. The carrier’s traffic and capacity were up for the month.

The New York-based airline’s passenger traffic was 5.01 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 5.3% from 4.76 billion RPMs in the same period last year.

JetBlue’s capacity increased by 5.6% to 5.65 billion available seat miles, or ASMs, from 5.35 billion ASMs in July 2018.

Meanwhile, the carrier’s passenger load factor for the month was 88.6%, down 0.3 percentage points from 88.9% last July.

The airline reported that its preliminary completion factor was 98.4% and its on-time performance was 70.2%. It also provided guidance for third quarter revenue per available seat mile, or RASM. RASM is expected to increase between 0.5% and 3.5% year over year.

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