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US reports 2.3% increase in system-wide pax traffic in Jun-2010

17-Sep-2010 12:21 PM

US Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reports (16-Sep-2010) that passenger traffic increased 2.3% in Jun-2010, to 65 million passengers. The BTS added that this figure is 4.4% below 2008 levels. Highlights of the report include:

  • Passenger traffic: 65.0 million, +2.3%;
    • Domestic: 55.9 million, +1.4%;
    • International: 7.7 million, +8.4%;
  • Load factor: 86.2%, +2.0 ppts;
    • Domestic: 85.4%, +0.9 ppt;
    • International: 81.9%, +4.0 ppts.
  • Top 10 system-wide US airlines in Jun-2010:
    • Delta: 10.4 million enplanements; +70.4%;
    • Southwest: 9.6 million, +6.2%;
    • American: 7.6 million, +0.3%;
    • United: 4.9 million, -4.7%;
    • US Airways: 4.6 million, +1.8 ppts;
    • Continental: 3.9 million, -1.1%;
    • AirTran: 2.3 million, +4.6%;
    • SkyWest: 2.2 million, +13.3%;
    • JetBlue: 2.1 million, +9.9%;
    • ExpressJet: 1.6 million, +23.6%;