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Alaska Air Group Reports November 2015 Operational Results

On a combined basis, Air Group reported a 13.0 percent increase in traffic on a 13.7 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2014. Load factor decreased 0.6 points to 81.7 percent. These statistics include flights operated by Alaska and Horizon, and those under third-party capacity purchase agreements with SkyWest and PenAir.

Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE:  ALK) today reported November and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, and for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air. Detailed information is provided below. 

AIR GROUP

On a combined basis, Air Group reported a 13.0 percent increase in traffic on a 13.7 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2014. Load factor decreased 0.6 points to 81.7 percent. These statistics include flights operated by Alaska and Horizon, and those under third-party capacity purchase agreements with SkyWest and PenAir.

The following table shows the operational results for November and year-to date 2015, compared to the prior-year periods:

November

Year-to-Date

2015

2014

Change

2015

2014

Change

Revenue passengers (in thousands)

2,560

2,335

9.6%

29,151

26,719

9.1%

Revenue passenger miles RPM (in millions)

2,796

2,475

13.0%

30,602

28,011

9.2%

Available seat miles ASM (in millions)

3,422

3,009

13.7%

36,340

32,894

10.5%

Passenger load factor

81.7%

82.3%

(0.6) pts

84.2%

85.2%

(1.0) pts

 

ALASKA AIRLINES – MAINLINE

Alaska reported a 12.9 percent increase in traffic on a 13.8 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2014. Load factor decreased 0.7 points to 82.1 percent. Alaska also reported 85.5 percent of its flights arrived on-time in November, compared to 84.6 percent reported in November 2014. 

The following table shows Alaska’s operational results for November and year-to-date 2015, compared to the prior-year periods:

November

Year-to-Date

2015

2014

Change

2015

2014

Change

Revenue passengers (in thousands)

1,847

1,675

10.3%

20,904

19,142

9.2%

RPMs (in millions)

2,535

2,246

12.9%

27,646

25,325

9.2%

ASMs (in millions)

3,087

2,713

13.8%

32,690

29,556

10.6%

Passenger load factor

82.1%

82.8%

(0.7) pts

84.6%

85.7%

(1.1) pts

On-time arrivals as reported to U.S. DOT

85.5%

84.6%

0.9 pts

86.5%

86.6%

(0.1) pts

 

HORIZON AIR

Horizon reported a 1.2 percent increase in traffic on a 0.9 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2014. Load factor increased 0.2 points to 76.3 percent. Horizon also reported 80.3 percent of its flights arrived on-time in November, compared to the 87.9 percent reported in November 2014.

The following table shows Horizon’s operational results for November and year-to-date 2015, compared to the prior-year periods:

November

Year-to-Date

2015

2014

Change

2015

2014

Change

Revenue passengers (in thousands)

607

589

3.1%

7,252

6,803

6.6%

RPMs (in millions)

171

169

1.2%

2,117

2,018

4.9%

ASMs (in millions)

224

222

0.9%

2,650

2,546

4.1%

Passenger load factor

76.3%

76.1%

0.2 pts

79.9%

79.3%

0.6 pts

On-time arrivals as reported to U.S. DOT

80.3%

87.9%

(7.6) pts

84.3%

88.6%

(4.3) pts

 

Posted by on December 2, 2015.

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