Airline Operating Performance

Frankfurt Airport Reports Increase in Passenger Traffic for August

Frankfurt Airport Reports Increase in Passenger Traffic for August

Fraport AG, the operator of Frankfurt Airport, announced traffic figures for the airport for August 2019.
Passenger traffic was approximately 6.9 million passengers for the month, a 1.7% increase from August 2018.
Frankfurt Airport also reported a 5.2% year-over-year decrease in cargo throughput for August, with 173,122 metric tons of cargo passing through the facility.
In addition, Fraport said the number of aircraft movements for the month was unchanged year-over-year to 36,849 takeoffs …

Hawaiian Records Increase in Traffic, Drop in Capacity for August

Hawaiian Records Increase in Traffic, Drop in Capacity for August

Hawaiian Airlines announced operational results for August 2019.
The airline reported that it carried 1.06 million passengers in August, a year-over-year increase of 4% from 1.02 million in the same period last year.
Traffic for the Honolulu-based carrier during the month was 1.6 billion RPMs, or revenue passenger miles, an increase of 2.8% from 1.56 billion RPMs in August 2018. The carrier’s total capacity for the month was down 1.9% to 1.81 …

Aeromexico Posts Drop in Traffic, Capacity for August

Aeromexico Posts Drop in Traffic, Capacity for August

Aeromexico announced operational results for August 2019. The Mexico City-based carrier saw a small decrease in traffic and a decrease in capacity as well as in its load factor.
The airline’s total passenger traffic for the month was 3.79 billion revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs, a decrease of 3.4% from 3.92 billion RPKs in the same month last year. On the domestic side of operations, the carrier reported a 13% decrease …

Delta Records Increase in Traffic and Capacity for August

Delta Records Increase in Traffic and Capacity for August

Delta Air Lines announced operational results for August 2019.
The airline carried 19.2 million passengers in the month, a record for the month of August.
The Atlanta-based carrier’s total system traffic for the month was 23.53 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a 5% increase from 22.40 billion RPMs in August 2018. Domestic traffic rose 5.9%, and international traffic was up by 3.6%.
Total system-wide capacity for the month rose to 26.40 billion …

JetBlue Records Increase in Traffic and Capacity for July 2019

JetBlue Records Increase in Traffic and Capacity for July 2019

JetBlue 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 …

Hawaiian Airlines Reports Growth in Traffic and Capacity for July

Hawaiian Airlines Reports Growth in Traffic and Capacity for July

Hawaiian Airlines announced operational results for July 2019.
The airline reported that it carried 1.08 million passengers in July, a year-over-year decline of 1.9% from 1.1 million in the same period last year.
Traffic for the Honolulu-based carrier during the month was 1.59 billion RPMs, or revenue passenger miles, an increase of 2.2% from 1.55 billion RPMs in July 2018. The carrier’s total capacity for the month was up 0.1% to 1.78 …

Aeromexico Records Drop in Traffic, Capacity for July 2019

Aeromexico Records Drop in Traffic, Capacity for July 2019

Aeromexico announced operational results for July 2019. The Mexico City-based carrier saw a small decrease in traffic and a decrease in capacity as well as in its load factor.
The airline’s total passenger traffic for the month was 4.08 billion revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs, a decrease of 2.2% from 4.39 billion RPKs in the same month last year. On the domestic side of operations, the carrier reported a 15.8% decrease …