Alaska Air Group Reports November 2015 Operational Results

Alaska Air Group Inc. (NYSE: ALK) said it has reported November and year-to-date operational results on a consolidated basis, and for its subsidiaries, Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air.

On a combined basis, Air Group reported a 13.0 percent increase in traffic on a 13.7 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2014. Load factor decreased 0.6 points to 81.7 percent. These statistics include flights operated by Alaska and Horizon, and those under third-party capacity purchase agreements with SkyWest and PenAir.

Alaska reported a 12.9 percent increase in traffic on a 13.8 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2014. Load factor decreased 0.7 points to 82.1 percent. Alaska also reported 85.5 percent of its flights arrived on-time in November, compared to 84.6 percent reported in November 2014.

Horizon reported a 1.2 percent increase in traffic on a 0.9 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2014. Load factor increased 0.2 points to 76.3 percent. Horizon also reported 80.3 percent of its flights arrived on-time in November, compared to the 87.9 percent reported in November 2014.

Alaska Airlines, a subsidiary of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together with its partner regional airlines, serves more than 100 cities through an expansive network in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Costa Rica.