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United Continental pax numbers down 0.5% in May-2012, load factor stable

8-Jun-2012 12:56 PM

United Continental reports (07-Jun-2012) the following traffic highlights in May-2012:

  • Passenger numbers: 12.2 million, -0.5% year-on-year;
  • Passenger traffic (RPMs): +0.3%;
  • Passenger load factor: 83.6%, -0.1 ppt;
    • North America: 86.2%, -0.6 ppt;
    • International: 81.5%, -0.3 ppt;
    • Atlantic: 81.7%, -1.3 ppts;
    • Pacific: 82.8%, +0.1 ppt;
    • Latin America: 78.6%, +1.6 ppts. [more – original PR]

United Continental Holdings: “UAL's May-2012 consolidated passenger revenue per available seat mile (PRASM) increased an estimated 0.0 to 1.0 percent as compared to May 2011,” Source: Company statement, 07-Jun-2012.