29-Nov-2012 3:47 PM

US BTS reports stable passenger numbers in Aug-2012, load factor up

US Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reports (28-Nov-2012) the following total system (domestic and international) traffic results for US airlines in Aug-2012:

  • Passenger numbers: 66.3 million, stable year-on-year;
  • Passenger traffic (RPMs): +1.2%;
  • Capacity (ASMs): Stable;
  • Passenger load factor: 86.6%, +1.1%. [more – original PR]