5-May-2011 2:13 PM

WestJet passenger traffic up 11.8% in Apr-2011

WestJet reports (04-May-2011) the following traffic highlights in Apr-2011:

  • Revenue passenger miles: +11.8% year-on-year;
  • Passenger load factor: 83.6%, -0.4 ppt. [more]

WestJet: "We are optimistic that demand for air travel will remain strong and the market will continue to absorb the fare levels necessary to offset elevated fuel costs,"Gregg Saretsky, WestJet President and CEO. Source: Company statement, 04-May-2011.