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US airlines report 6% fall in Jun-2009 pax

14-Sep-2009 1:29 PM

US Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reports (11-Sep-2009) the following total system (domestic and international) traffic results for US airlines in Aug-2009:

  • Passenger numbers: 63.6 million, -6.2% year-on-year;
  • Passenger traffic (RPMs): -6.2%;
  • Capacity (ASMs): -6.6%;
  • Load factor: 83.9%, +0.4 ppt;
  • Flights: 886,000, -6.6%;
  • Flight stage length (miles): 727.2, -0.7%. [more]