JetBlue Airways Reports July Traffic

NEW YORK--()--JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) reported its preliminary traffic results for July 2018. Traffic in July increased 6.2 percent from July 2017, on a capacity increase of 4.1 percent.

Load factor for July 2018 was 88.9 percent, an increase of 1.8 points from July 2017. JetBlue’s preliminary completion factor was 97.6 percent and its on-time (1) performance was 67.2 percent. JetBlue continues to expect third quarter revenue per available seat mile (RASM) to range between 0.0 to 3.0 percent.

           

JETBLUE AIRWAYS TRAFFIC RESULTS

 
July 2018 July 2017 % Change
Revenue passenger miles (000) 4,755,179 4,476,806 6.2 %
Available seat miles (000) 5,350,842 5,138,529 4.1 %
Load factor 88.9 % 87.1 % 1.8 pts.
Revenue passengers 3,940,085 3,752,577 5.0 %
Departures 32,705 32,087 1.9 %
Average stage length (miles) 1,096 1,079 1.6 %
 
Y-T-D 2018 Y-T-D 2017 % Change
Revenue passenger miles (000) 29,663,847 28,009,071 5.9 %
Available seat miles (000) 34,513,241 32,964,107 4.7 %
Load factor 85.9 % 85.0 % 0.9 pts.
Revenue passengers 24,743,681 23,776,429 4.1 %
Departures 212,439 208,046 2.1 %
Average stage length (miles) 1,093 1,075 1.7 %

(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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Contacts

JetBlue Investor Relations
+1-718-709-2202
ir@jetblue.com
or
JetBlue Corporate Communications
+1-718-709-3089
corpcomm@jetblue.com