Frontier Airlines Reports April 2013 Traffic

Frontier Airlines Reports April 2013 Traffic

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frontier Airlines, a subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings (NASDAQ/NM: RJET), today reported preliminary traffic results for April 2013. For the month, Frontier's load factor increased slightly to 87% from April 2012. Frontier's traffic decreased 22% to 0.8 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs) on a 22% reduction in capacity. Frontier Airlines served 0.8 million passengers in April, a 21% reduction from the same period last year.

2013 2012
Total Total Change
RPMs (000s)752,889856,301-12%
ASMs (000s)867,403984,210-12%
Block Hrs15,92217,888-11%
LF %87%87%-
RPMs (000s)30,638144,211-79%
ASMs (000s)37,821179,137-79%
Block Hrs1,1185,887-81%
LF %81%81%-
RPMs (000s)783,5271,000,512-22%
ASMs (000s)905,2241,163,347-22%
Block Hrs17,04023,775-28%
LF %87%86%1 pt
Year to Date
Total Total Change
RPMs (000s)3,053,5473,397,206-10%
ASMs (000s)3,489,8123,984,074-12%
Block Hrs63,26572,811-13%
LF %87%85%2 pts
RPMs (000s)128,815561,606-77%
ASMs (000s)165,156747,552-78%
Block Hrs5,18726,082-80%
LF %78%75%3 pts
RPMs (000s)3,182,3623,958,811-20%
ASMs (000s)3,654,9674,731,625-23%
Block Hrs68,45298,893-31%
LF %87%84%3 pts

About Frontier Airlines

Frontier Airlines is a wholly owned subsidiary of Republic Airways Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ/NM: 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 75 destinations in the United States, Mexico, Costa Rica, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic. The airline employs more than 4,000 aviation professionals, operating from its hub at Denver International Airport. For in-depth information on Frontier Airlines and to book tickets, visit

Republic Airways Holdings
Margaret Miller, 317-246-2628

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Colorado  Indiana


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