Friday, 16 November 2018

Alaska Air Group Latest Results

Alaska Air Group has reported its October and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis for its mainline operations operated by subsidiary Alaska Airlines Inc. and for its regional flying operated by subsidiary Horizon Air Industries Inc. and third-party regional carriers SkyWest Airlines and Peninsula Airlines.




AIR GROUP
On a combined basis for all operations, Air Group reported a 2.4% increase in traffic on a 2.4% increase in capacity compared to October 2017. Load factor was flat as compared to the prior year.

The following table shows the operational results for October and year-to-date, compared to the prior-year periods:

October

Year-to-Date

2018

2017

Change

2018

2017

Change
Revenue passengers (000)
3,744

3,623

3.3%

38,429

36,661

4.8%
Revenue passenger miles RPM (000,000) "traffic"
4,472

4,367

2.4%

45,745

43,438

5.3%
Available seat miles ASM (000,000) "capacity"
5,337

5,211

2.4%

54,593

51,380

6.3%
Passenger load factor
83.8%

83.8%

— pts

83.8%

84.5%

(0.7) pts
MAINLINEMainline reported a 1.2 percent increase in traffic on a 1.2 percent increase in capacity compared to October 2017. Load factor was flat as compared to the prior year. Mainline also reported 80% of its flights arrived on time in October 2018, compared to 82.3% reported in October 2017.
Mainline operational results reflect both Alaska and Virgin America combined. The following table shows mainline operational results for October and year-to-date, compared to the prior-year periods:

October

Year-to-Date

2018

2017

Change

2018

2017

Change
Revenue passengers (000)
2,888

2,863

0.9%

29,995

28,713

4.5%
RPMs (000,000)
4,057

4,008

1.2%

41,734

40,053

4.2%
ASMs (000,000)
4,820

4,762

1.2%

49,550

47,159

5.1%
Passenger load factor
84.2%

84.2%

— pts

84.2%

84.9%

(0.7) pts
On-time arrivals as reported to U.S. DOT
80.0%

82.3%

(2.3) pts

82.9%

78.4%

4.5 pts
REGIONAL
Regional traffic increased 15.6% on a 15.1% increase in capacity compared to October 2017. Load factor increased 0.3 points to 80.3%. Alaska's regional partners also reported 78.4% of its flights arrived on time in October 2018, compared to 81.3% in October 2017.

The following table shows regional operational results for October and year-to-date, compared to the prior-year periods:

October

Year-to-Date

2018

2017

Change

2018

2017

Change
Revenue passengers (000)
856

760

12.6%

8,434

7,948

6.1%
RPMs (000,000)
415

359

15.6%

4,011

3,385

18.5%
ASMs (000,000)
517

449

15.1%

5,043

4,221

19.5%
Passenger load factor
80.3%

80.0%

0.3 pts

79.5%

80.2%

(0.7) pts
On-time arrivals as reported to U.S. DOT
78.4%

81.3%

(2.9) pts

83.9%

79.6%

4.3 pts

Alaska Airlines and its regional partners fly 44 million guests a year to more than 115 destinations with an average of 1,200 daily flights across the United States and to Mexico, Canada and Costa Rica.
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