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JetBlue Airways Reports May 2017 Traffic

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JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ: JBLU) reported its preliminary traffic results for May 2017. Traffic in May increased 3.8 percent from May 2016, on a capacity increase of 3.7 percent.

Load factor for May 2017 was 84.7 percent, an increase of 0.1 points from May 2016. JetBlue’s preliminary completion factor was 97.4 percent and its on-time (1) performance was 67.2 percent. For the second quarter of 2017 JetBlue continues to expect revenue per available seat mile (RASM) to increase between 4.0 and 6.0 percent compared to the second quarter of 2016.

JETBLUE AIRWAYS TRAFFIC RESULTS

           
May 2017 May 2016 % Change
Revenue passenger miles (000) 3,986,132 3,838,752 3.8%
Available seat miles (000) 4,704,410 4,537,104 3.7%
Load factor 84.7% 84.6% 0.1 pts.
Revenue passengers 3,402,018 3,244,635 4.9%
Departures 30,008 28,852 4.0%
Average stage length (miles) 1,061 1,081 -1.9%
 
Y-T-D 2017 Y-T-D 2016 % Change
Revenue passenger miles (000) 19,453,288 18,575,026 4.7%
Available seat miles (000) 23,052,788 22,038,078 4.6%
Load factor 84.4% 84.3% 0.1 pts.
Revenue passengers 16,570,359 15,492,396 7.0%
Departures 145,746 137,838 5.7%
Average stage length (miles) 1,076 1,104 -2.5%

(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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