Frontier Airlines Reports January 2013 Traffic

Frontier Airlines Reports January 2013 Traffic

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Airlines, a subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings (NAS: RJET) , today reported preliminary traffic results for January 2013. For the month, Frontier's load factor increased by 7 points from January 2012 to a new January record of 87%. Frontier's traffic decreased 11%, to 0.8 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) on a 16% decrease in capacity to 0.9 billion available seat miles (ASMs). Frontier Airlines served 0.8 million passengers in January.

January

2013

2012

Total

Total

Change

MAINLINE

RPMs (000s)

717,699

803,100

-11%

ASMs (000s)

819,791

979,857

-16%

Block Hrs

14,915

18,028

-17%

LF %

88%

82%

6 pts

Passengers

760,901

805,465

-6%

REGIONAL

RPMs (000s)

41,657

129,241

-68%

ASMs (000s)

54,339

185,908

-71%

Block Hrs

1,803

6,769

-73%

LF %

77%

70%

7 pts

Passengers

77,982

214,672

-64%

CONSOLIDATED

RPMs (000s)

759,357

932,341

-19%

ASMs (000s)

874,130

1,165,766

-25%

Block Hrs

16,718

24,797

-33%

LF %

87%

80%

7 pts

Passengers

838,883

1,020,137

-18%

About Frontier Airlines


Frontier Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NAS: RJET) , an airline holding company that also owns Chautauqua Airlines, Republic Airlines and Shuttle America. Currently in its 19th year of operations, Frontier offers service to more than 80 destinations in the United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. The airline employs more than 4,500 aviation professionals, operating from its hub at Denver International Airport. For in-depth information on Frontier Airlines and to book tickets, visit www.flyfrontier.com.



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