Airline and Hotel Operating and Financial Reports

United Reports Flat Traffic for June, But Q2 Prasm is Up

United Reports Flat Traffic for June, But Q2 Prasm is Up

United Airlines announced operational results for June 2014.  The Chicago-based carrier said its consolidated traffic was virtually unchanged year-over-year, while its consolidated capacity increased 0.8%.  The airline’s consolidated load factor was down 0.6 points compared to June 2013.
Total system traffic was 19.12 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, unchanged from June 2013.  Meanwhile, total capacity was up by 0.8% to 21.96 billion available seat miles, or ASMs, from 21.79 billion …

American Airlines Sees Increase in June Traffic

American Airlines Sees Increase in June Traffic

American Airlines announced operational results for June 2014. The Fort Worth-based company operates both American Airlines and US Airways, and was formed by the merger of AMR Corp. and US Airways Group in December 2013.
The airline only released consolidated results and did not break down reporting between American Airlines and US Airways. June is the sixth full month in which the two airlines operated under one corporate umbrella following the …

Norwegian Reports 45% Growth in June Traffic

Norwegian Reports 45% Growth in June Traffic

Norwegian Air Shuttle announced operational results for June 2014.
The airline’s traffic for the month was 3.561 billion revenue passenger kilometers, or RPKs, a year-over-year increase of 45% from 2.464 billion RPKs in June 2013.
Capacity in June also increased substantially, up 39% year-over-year, to 4.317 billion available seat kilometers, or ASKs, from 3.097 billion ASKs during the same period last year.
The airline reported a passenger load factor of 82.5% in June, …

Air Canada Sees Record Load Factor for June

Air Canada Sees Record Load Factor for June

Air Canada announced operational results for June 2014. The airline reported a rise in traffic and capacity, as well as a record passenger load factor of 85.7%, a year-over-year increase of 0.7 percentage points from 85% in June 2013.
The carrier’s traffic in June was 5.630 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 10.6% from 5.089 billion RPMS in June of last year. Capacity also increased year-over-year, up …

WestJet Reports Traffic Up in June, Second Quarter

WestJet Reports Traffic Up in June, Second Quarter

WestJet Airlines announced operational results for the month of June, as well as for the second quarter of 2014.
The airline’s traffic last month was 1.572 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a year-over-year increase of 5% from 1.497 billion RPMs in June 2013. Total traffic in the second quarter also rose, up 5.5% to 4.930 billion RPMs from 4.675 billion RPMs in the same period last year.
Capacity in June also …

Alaska Airlines Sees Increase in June Traffic

Alaska Airlines Sees Increase in June Traffic

Alaska Air Group announced operational results for June 2014 for Alaska Airlines as well as for Horizon Air.
Traffic for Alaska Airlines, expressed in revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, increased by 4.7% year-over-year, up to 2.475 billion RPMs from 2.364 billion in June of 2013.  Horizon Air also saw an increase in traffic, up 2.1% to 193 million RPMs from 189 million during the same period last year.  Combined, total system …

Delta Reports 4.5% Increase in Prasm for June

Delta Reports 4.5% Increase in Prasm for June

Delta Air Lines announced operating results for June 2014.  The Atlanta-based airline said that its total system traffic for the month increased by 3% year-over-year, while its total capacity increased by 3.1%.
Traffic on the carrier’s domestic side of operations increased to 10.94 billion revenue passenger miles, or RPMs, a 3.9% increase from 10.53 billion in June 2013.  In international markets, system traffic was up 1.9% to 8.09 billion RPMs from …