Alaska Air reports August operational results

theflyonthewall.com

Alaska reported an 8.1% increase in traffic on a 9.2% increase in capacity compared to August 2012. This resulted in a 0.9 point decrease in load factor to 88%. Alaska also reported 85.1% of its flights arrived on time in August, compared to the 89.3 percent reported in August 2012. Horizon reported a 0.8% increase in August traffic on a 2.5% decrease in capacity compared to August 2012. This resulted in a 2.8 point increase in load factor to an August record of 85.5%. Horizon also reported 86.7% of its flights arrived on time in August, compared to the 93.9 percent reported in August 2012. On a combined basis, Air Group reported a 7.3% increase in traffic on an 8.0 percent increase in capacity compared to August 2012. This resulted in 0.6 point decrease in load factor to 87.8%.

View Comments (0)