NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) reported its preliminary traffic results for January 2018. Traffic in January decreased 1.7 percent from January 2017, on a capacity increase of 0.1 percent.
Load factor for January 2018 was 81.9 percent, a decrease of 1.4 points from January 2017. JetBlue’s preliminary completion factor was 94.1 percent and its on-time (1) performance was 65.8 percent.
JETBLUE AIRWAYS TRAFFIC RESULTS
|January 2018||January 2017||% Change|
|Revenue passenger miles (000)||3,798,396||3,863,193||(1.7||)%|
|Available seat miles (000)||4,639,118||4,636,641||0.1||%|
|Load factor||81.9||%||83.3||%||(1.4) pts.|
|Average stage length (miles)||1,092||1,078||1.3||%|
(1) The U.S. Department of Transportation considers on-time arrivals to be those domestic flights arriving within 14 minutes of schedule.
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