Delta reports 19.2m in August 2019 passenger traffic

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has reported it carried 19,239,134 passengers in August 2019, a 5% increase over 18,320,988 passengers in August 2018, the company said.

Total system revenue passenger miles (RPMs) in August 2019 were 23,525,850 compared with 22,402,029 in August 2018, an increase of 5%.

Total capacity, measured in available seat miles (ASMs) was 26,401,364 in August 2019, compared with 25,457,220 in August 2018, an increase of 3.7%.

August 2019 load factor of 89.1% represents a 1.1 pt increase over the August 2018 load factor of 88%.

Delta´s mainline on-time performance in August 2019 was 83.2, compared with 83.3 in August 2018.

Delta Air Lines and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to nearly 370 destinations on six continents. Delta serves nearly 200 million people every year, taking customers across its industry-leading global network to more than 300 destinations in over 50 countries.