135 Boeing MAX aircraft to be delivered by 2028; the first three MAX 8 aircraft are already in the air
Total passenger traffic in September 2018 increased by 3.7% YoY, primarily reflecting growths of 2.7% in Argentina, 16.6% in Ecuador and 2.9% in Brazil.
New World Air Cargo Forecast projects demand for 2,650 freighters over the next two decades Forecast shows air cargo traffic growing 4.2 percent annually
For the month of September 2018, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPMs) increased 6.5% year over year, while capacity (ASMs) increased 10.8%. As a result, system load factor for the month was 80.8%, 3.3 percentage points lower than September 2017.
In September 2018, Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed some 6.6 million passengers – an increase of 6.3 percent year-on-year.
Andrew Holness, Prime Minister of Jamaica hosted the Norman Manley International Airport Public-Private Partnership Execution of the Concession Agreement to Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico (GAP).
Traffic in September increased 18.5 percent from September 2017, on a capacity increase of 19.3 percent. Load factor for September 2018 was 79.7 percent, a decrease of 0.5 points from September 2017.
Hawaiian welcomed nearly 919 thousand guests in September 2018, a record for the month of September and an increase of 0.6 percent over the same period last year. Total traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 5.8 percent on an increase of 9.6 percent in capacity (available seat miles). Load factor decreased 3.0 points to 83.6 percent.
UAL's September 2018 consolidated traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 6.7 percent and consolidated capacity (available seat miles) increased 6.1 percent versus September 2017. UAL's September 2018 consolidated load factor increased 0.5 points compared to September 2017.
SkyWest, Inc., (NASDAQ: SKYW) today reported 138,900 block hours in September 2018, compared to 145,200 block hours in September 2017, a decrease of 6,300 or 4.4%. The net decrease was consistent with SkyWest's fleet transition plan to improve the mix of aircraft in its fleet.