Republic Airways Reports August 2013 Traffic

Republic Airways Reports August 2013 Traffic

INDIANAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Republic Airways Holdings (NASDAQ/NM: RJET) today reported preliminary passenger traffic results for August 2013. The Company generated approximately 1.8 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs), a decrease of 4% from August 2012, on a 3% reduction in available seat miles (ASMs). Block hours were 4% greater than the same period in 2012. Consolidated load factor was 85%, down 1% from August 2012. Republic Airways carried 3% more passengers in August than in the same period in 2012.

 2013 2012 
Total Total Change
RPMs (000s)1,833,8451,907,526-4%
ASMs (000s)2,162,8072,225,750-3%
Block Hrs82,84379,9394%
LF %85%86%-1 pt
Quarter to Date
Total Total Change
RPMs (000s)3,691,2963,865,908-5%
ASMs (000s)4,322,0424,492,007-4%
Block Hrs165,040159,8103%
LF %85%86%-1 pt
Year to Date
Total Total Change
RPMs (000s)13,390,98914,017,958-4%
ASMs (000s)16,183,96417,253,697-6%
Block Hrs626,259616,4032%
LF %83%81%2 pt

Republic Airways Holdings, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, is an airline holding company that owns Chautauqua Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Republic Airlines and Shuttle America, collectively "the airlines." The airlines operate a combined fleet of more than 285 aircraft and offer scheduled passenger service on over 1,600 flights daily to 145 cities in the U.S. as well as to the Bahamas, Canada, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, Mexico and Turks and Caicos Islands under branded operations at Frontier, and through fixed-fee flights operated under airline partner brands, including AmericanConnection, Delta Connection, United Express, and US Airways Express. The airlines currently employ approximately 10,000 aviation professionals. For more information on Republic Airways, please visit our website at

Republic Airways Holdings
Peter Kowalchuk, 317-246-2470

KEYWORDS:   United States  North America  Indiana


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