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United Continental Holdings pax numbers down 3.2% in Jan-2012 but PRASM growth

8-Feb-2012 1:13 PM

United Continental Holdings reports (07-Feb-2012) the following traffic highlights in Jan-2012:

  • Passenger numbers: 10.3 million, -3.2% year-on-year;
  • Passenger traffic (RPMs): -3.2%;
  • Passenger load factor: 77.7%, -0.2 ppt;
    • North America: 81%, +1.7 ppts;
    • International: 76.1%, -2.5 ppts;
    • Atlantic: 70.2%, -2.8 ppts;
    • Pacific: 81.6%, -3.4 ppts;
    • Latin America: 79.1%, +0.1 ppt. [more – original PR]

United Continental Holdings: “The company's January 2012 consolidated and mainline passenger revenue per available seat mile (PRASM) increased an estimated 8.5% to 9.5% and 6.5% to 7.5%, respectively, as compared to January 2011,” Source: Company statement, 07-Feb-2012.