WestJet passenger miles up 3.9% in December

WestJet December 2015 traffic results showed a load factor of 79.2 percent, the company said.

Revenue passenger miles (RPMs), or traffic, increased 3.9 percent year over year, and capacity, measured in available seat miles (ASMs), grew 6.1 percent over the same period.

In 2015, WestJet achieved an on-time performance rate of 85.3 percent, an improvement of 6.4 percentage points and flew a record 20.3 million guests, a year-over-year increase of 3.2 percent or approximately 629,000 additional guests.

Canada-based WestJet offers scheduled service to 100 destinations in North America, Central America, the Caribbean and Europe.