LAS VEGAS, Sept. 03, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Allegiant (NASDAQ:ALGT) today reported preliminary passenger traffic results for August 2015.
|August 2015||August 2014||Change|
|Revenue passenger miles (000)||749,635||623,677||20.2||%|
|Available seat miles (000)||868,017||688,798||26.0||%|
|Load factor||86.4||%||90.5||%||(4.1) pts|
|Average stage length (miles)||894||919||(2.7||)%|
|August 2015||August 2014||Change|
|Revenue passenger miles (000)||757,478||630,519||20.1||%|
|Available seat miles (000)||890,296||708,918||25.6||%|
|Load factor||85.1||%||88.9||%||(3.8) pts|
|Average stage length (miles)||878||901||(2.6||)%|
|*Total system includes scheduled service and fixed fee contract.|
|Preliminary Financial Results|
|Jul 2015 actual year-over-year|
|Scheduled total revenue per scheduled ASM (TRASM) change||(6.1||%)|
|August 2015 estimated year-over-year TRASM change||(12.2%) to (11.8%)|
|$ per gallon|
|August 2015 estimated average fuel cost per gallon – system||$||1.75|
|August 2015 estimated average fuel cost per gallon – scheduled||$||1.77|
|Capacity guidance, subject to revision||Year over Year Growth|
|3rd Quarter 2015|
|System||+26 to 28%||+23 to 25%|
|Scheduled||+26 to 28%||+23 to 25%|
|4th Quarter 2015|
|System||+21 to 26%||+21 to 26%|
|Scheduled||+21 to 26%||+21 to 26%|
|ASMs – Available seat miles|
Allegiant, Travel is our deal.®
Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ:ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations. The company operates a low-cost, high-efficiency, all-jet passenger airline through its subsidiary, Allegiant Air, while also offering other travel-related products such as hotel rooms, rental cars, and attraction tickets. All can be purchased through the company website, allegiant.com. The company has been named one of America’s 100 Best Small Companies by Forbes Magazine for four consecutive years. For downloadable press kit, including photos, visit: http://gofly.us/PBqgm.
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