Alaska Air Group reports 3.4% increase in October 2019 traffic

Alaska Air Group Inc. has reported a 3.4% increase in traffic in October 2019 to 4,626,000 from 4,472,000, the company said.

On a combined basis for all operations, Air Group reported a 3.6% increase in capacity (available seat miles-ASMs) in October 2019 to 5,528,000, compared to 5,337,000 in October 2018.

Load factor decreased 0.1 points in October 2019 to 83.7%, from 83.8% in October 2018.

Alaska Airlines and its regional partners fly 46 million guests a year to more than 115 destinations with an average of 1,300 daily flights across the United States and to Mexico, Canada and Costa Rica.