Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. Reports August 2010 Traffic

Sep 07, 2010, 17:02 ET from Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd.

CHEYENNE, Wyo., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: GLUX) today announced preliminary passenger traffic results for the month of August 2010.

AUGUST 2010 AND YEAR TO DATE STATISTICS

Aug-10

Aug-09

Change

Passengers Enplaned

46,764

43,385

7.8%

Revenue Passenger Miles (000)

13,817

11,864

16.5%

Available Seat Miles (000)

33,682

35,111

(4.1)%

Load Factor

41.0%

33.8%

7.2 pts

RASM (cents)

33.12

29.75

11.3%

YTD 2010

YTD 2009

Change

Passengers Enplaned

324,042

318,984

1.6%

Revenue Passenger Miles (000)

95,241

87,827

8.4%

Available Seat Miles (000)

254,042

269,451

(5.7)%

Load Factor

37.5%

32.6%

4.9 pts

RASM (cents)

31.50

28.94

8.8%

Great Lakes is providing scheduled passenger service at 59 airports in fifteen states with a fleet of Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias and Raytheon/Beech 1900D regional airliners.  Additional information is available at http://www.flygreatlakes.com/ including a current route map at http://www.flygreatlakes.com/route_map/route_map.htm.

All scheduled flights are operated under the Great Lakes Airlines marketing identity in conjunction with code-share agreements with United Airlines and/or Frontier Airlines at our Albuquerque, Billings, Denver, Las Vegas, Milwaukee, Phoenix, Kansas City, MO and Ontario, CA hubs.  

Contact:

Michael Matthews, VP Finance/CFO

(307) 432-7000

SOURCE Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd.



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