JetBlue Airways reports July traffic

JetBlue Airways Corporation (NASDAQ:JBLU) reported its preliminary traffic results for July 2017, the company said.

Traffic in July increased 5.1 percent from July 2016, on a capacity increase of 5.9 percent.

Load factor for July 2017 was 87.1 percent, a decrease of 0.7 points from July 2016. JetBlue´s preliminary completion factor was 97.5 percent and its on-time (1) performance was 63.5 percent. JetBlue continues to expect third quarter revenue per available seat mile (RASM) to range between (0.5) percent and 2.5 percent compared to the third quarter of 2016.

JetBlue is New York´s Hometown Airline®, and a carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood, Los Angeles (Long Beach), Orlando, and San Juan. JetBlue carries more than 38 million customers a year to 101 cities in the US, Caribbean, and Latin America with an average of 1,000 daily flights.