4-Mar-2010 3:23 PM

WestJet passenger traffic up 9.0% in Feb-2010, expects RASM to decline by 3% in 1Q2010

WestJet passenger traffic up 9.0% - traffic highlights in Feb-2010:

  • Passenger traffic (RPMs): +9.0% year-on-year;
  • Load factor: 82.5%, -0.1 ppt. [more]

WestJet: "While we are seeing signs of a slight, albeit slow, improvement in the demand environment, first quarter RASM is tracking to an anticipated decline of less than three per cent," Sean Durfy, President & CEO. Source: WestJet, 03-Mar-2010.