October 6, 2008
Republic Airways September Traffic Down
Republic Airways Holdings has generated 684.19 million revenue passenger miles in September 2008, a decrease of 7%, compared to 735.41 million revenue passenger miles in September 2007.
The airline's capacity decreased 2.3% to 992.18 million available seat miles, compared to 1.02 billion available seat miles in September 2007. The airline has reported 54,556 block hours in September 2008, a decrease of 5.5%, compared to 57,757 block hours in the same period of 2007.The load factor for the month of September 2008 was 69% versus 72.4% in September 2007. Republic Airways has carried a total of 1.39 million passengers in September 2008, a decrease of 0.1%, compared to 1.392 million passengers in the same period of 2007.