Our preliminary traffic results for December 2011 are in! Traffic in December increased 14.3 percent from December 2010, on a capacity increase of 17.1 percent. Load factor for December 2011 was 80.2 percent, a decrease of 1.9 points from December 2010. Our preliminary completion factor was 99.9 percent and our on-time (1) performance was 83.5 percent. Our preliminary passenger revenue per available seat mile for the month of December increased X percent year over year.
JETBLUE TRAFFIC RESULTS
|December 2011||December 2010||% Change|
|Revenue passenger miles (000)||2,703,140||2,363,988||14.3%|
|Available seat miles (000)||3,371,201||2,879,697||17.1%|
|Load factor||80.2%||82.1%||(1.9) pts.|
|Average stage length||1,094||1,092||0.2%|
|Y-T-D 2011||Y-T-D 2010||% Change|
|Revenue passenger miles (000)||30,697,903||28,279,450||8.6%|
|Available seat miles (000)||37,232,367||34,743,749||7.2%|
|Load factor||82.4%||81.4%||1.0 pts.|
|Average stage length||1,091||1,100||(0.8)%|
(1) The U.S. Department of Transportation considers on-time arrivals to be those domestic flights arriving within 14 minutes of schedule.