Virgin America reports 18% increase in RPMS in June 2016

Virgin America Inc. (NASDAQ: VA) has reported an increase of 18.7 percent in the airline´s traffic (measured in revenue passenger miles) in June 2016, compared to June 2015, the company said.

The company´s load factor was 87 percent in June 2016, an increase of 1.4 points from June 2015. The number of onboard passengers increased 17.4 percent from the same month last year.

Available seat miles (ASM) in June 2016 were 1,273,704 compared to 1,090,790 in June 2015, an increase of 16.8 percent.

Virgin America Inc. is a United States-based airline that began service in 2007.