Loading
21-Jun-2013 12:40 PM

US BTS reports 1% rise in pax numbers in Mar-2013, load factor up

US Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reports (20-Jun-2013) the following total system (domestic and international) traffic results for US airlines:

  • Mar-2013:
    • Passenger numbers: 65.1 million, +1.0% year-on-year’
    • Passenger traffic (RPMs): +1.9%;
    • Capacity (ASMs): +0.4%;
    • Passenger load factor: 84.3%, +1.3 ppts;
  • 3 months ended Mar-2013:
    • Passenger numbers: 172.9 million, +0.5%;
    • Passenger traffic (RPMs): +1.5%;
    • Capacity (ASMs): -0.6%;
    • Passenger load factor: 80.9%, +1.7 ppts. [more – original PR]

Want More News Like This?

CAPA Membership gives you access to all news and analysis on the site, along with access to many areas of our comprehensive databases and toolsets.
Find Out More