WestJet increases traffic by 7.4%

WestJet March 2016 revenue passenger miles (RPMs), or traffic, increased 7.4 percent year-over-year, and capacity, measured in available seat miles (ASMs), grew 5.0 percent over the same period, the company said.

The airline flew a record 5.3 million guests in the first quarter, a year-over-year increase of 8.4 percent or approximately 411,000 additional guests.

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