Hawaiian Airlines Reports June and Second Quarter 2019 Traffic Statistics

Hawaiian welcomed more than one million guests in June 2019. Total traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 1.6 percent on an increase of 0.3 percent in capacity (available seat miles) compared to June 2018. Load factor increased 1.2 points to 89.0 percent.

Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., a subsidiary of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: HA) (“Hawaiian”), today announced its system-wide traffic statistics for the month and quarter ended June 30, 2019. 

Hawaiian welcomed more than one million guests in June 2019. Total traffic (revenue passenger miles) increased 1.6 percent on an increase of 0.3 percent in capacity (available seat miles) compared to June 2018.  Load factor increased 1.2 points to 89.0 percent.

For the second quarter ended June 30, 2019, Hawaiian welcomed over 2.9 million guests. Total traffic increased 3.7 percent on an increase of 2.7 percent in capacity.  Load factor increased 0.8 points to 87.1 percent.

The table below summarizes June, second quarter, and year-to-date statistics compared to the respective prior-year periods.

SYSTEM-WIDE OPERATIONS1

JUNE

2019

2018

% CHANGE

PAX

1,004,487

1,045,740

(3.9%)

RPMs (000)

1,525,316

1,500,894

1.6%

ASMs (000)

1,713,440

1,708,871

0.3%

LF

89.0%

87.8%

1.2 pts

SECOND QUARTER

2019

2018

% CHANGE

PAX

2,958,564

3,018,346

(2.0%)

RPMs (000)

4,491,974

4,333,178

3.7%

ASMs (000)

5,157,677

5,020,026

2.7%

LF

87.1%

86.3%

0.8 pts

YEAR-TO-DATE

2019

2018

% CHANGE

PAX

5,781,198

5,909,868

(2.2%)

RPMs (000)

8,620,459

8,363,961

3.1%

ASMs (000)

10,009,598

9,751,523

2.6%

LF

86.1%

85.8%

0.3 pts

PAX

Passengers transported

RPM

Revenue Passenger Mile; one paying passenger transported one mile

ASM

Available Seat Mile; one seat transported one mile

LF

Load Factor; percentage of seating capacity filled

1Includes the operations of contract carriers under capacity purchase agreements.