2014

SkyWest, Inc. Reports Combined June 2014 Traffic For SkyWest Airlines And ExpressJet Airlines

ST. GEORGE, Utah, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest, Inc., (NASDAQ: SKYW) ("SkyWest") today reported a 1.4 percent decrease in revenue passenger miles (RPMs) for June, while available seat miles (ASMs) decreased 2.5 percent compared to June 2013. SkyWest also reported that passenger boardings for June decreased 3.5 percent to 5,253,163 compared to 5,441,225 for the same period last year. Load factor increased to 84.6 percent compared to 83.7 percent in June 2013. The combined airlines generated 2.8 billion RPMs for the month, while ASMs decreased to 3.3 billion. SkyWest also reported a decrease of 6.9 percent in departures to 117,663 for June compared to 126,350 for the same period last year.

About SkyWest
SkyWest is the holding company for two scheduled passenger airline operations and an aircraft leasing company, and is headquartered in St. George, Utah. SkyWest's scheduled passenger airline operations consist of SkyWest Airlines, also based in St. George, Utah, and ExpressJet Airlines, Inc. ("ExpressJet Airlines"), based in Atlanta, Georgia. SkyWest Airlines operates as United Express, Delta Connection, American Eagle and US Airways Express carriers under contractual agreements with United, Delta, American Airlines, Inc. ("American") and US Airways, Inc. ("US Airways"). SkyWest Airlines also operates flights for Alaska Airlines under a contractual agreement. ExpressJet Airlines operates as United Express, Delta Connection, and American Eagle carriers under contractual agreements with United, Delta and American. System-wide, SkyWest serves markets in the United States, Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean with approximately 3,900 daily departures and a fleet of approximately 757 regional aircraft. This press release and additional information regarding SkyWest can be accessed at www.skywest.com.

 

FLIGHT STATISTICS

SkyWest, Inc. June Traffic




2014


2013


% Change

Passengers


5,253,163


5,441,225


(3.5)

Revenue Passenger Miles


2,814,407,863


2,854,924,890


(1.4)

Available Seat Miles


3,325,097,932


3,411,508,207


(2.5)

Load Factor


84.6


83.7


0.9 pts


Block Hours


197,006


205,774


(4.3)

Departures


117,663


126,350


(6.9)


Calendar Year-To-Date




2014


2013


% Change

Passengers


28,992,137


29,822,450


(2.8)

Revenue Passenger Miles


15,441,216,277


15,519,541,056


(0.5)

Available Seat Miles


18,729,768,665


19,259,418,128


(2.8)

Load Factor


82.4


80.6


1.8 pts


Block Hours


1,125,883


1,181,702


(4.7)

Departures


674,346


724,738


(7.0)

 

 

SOURCE SkyWest, Inc.



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