JetBlue Airways December traffic up 11.3% YoY

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) reported its preliminary traffic results for December 2015. Traffic in December increased 11.3 percent from December 2014, on a capacity increase of 9.5 percent.

Load factor for December 2015 was 83.0 percent, an increase of 1.4 points from December 2014. JetBlue´s preliminary completion factor was 99.7 percent and its on-time (1) performance was 70.1 percent. JetBlue´s preliminary passenger revenue per available seat mile for the month of December decreased approximately five percent year over year.

JetBlue carries more than 35 million customers a year to 94 cities in the US, Caribbean, and Latin America with an average of 900 daily flights.