Virgin America reports 20% RPM increase in August 2016

Virgin America Inc. (NASDAQ: VA) has reported the airline´s traffic (measured in revenue passenger miles) increased 19.9 percent on capacity that was 16.4 percent higher from the same month in 2015, the company said.

Load factor was 86.1 percent, an increase of 2.5 points from August 2015. The number of onboard passengers increased 14.8 percent from the same month last year.

Virgin America Virgin America Inc. is a United States-based airline that began service on August 8, 2007.The airline offers low-fare long-haul point-to-point service.