Load Factor

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WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - American Airlines Group, Inc. (AAL) announced a 0.9 percent growth in traffic, on a 2.9 percent increase in capacity year-over-year. For the month, the airline's total traffic, measured in revenue passenger miles or...
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PARIS (dpa-AFX) - Shares of Air France - KLM (AFLYY.PK, AFRAF.PK) declined around 2.4 percent in the morning trade in Paris after the Franco-Dutch airline reported Monday a decline in load factor and flat traffic for the month of March, despite...
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LUTON (dpa-AFX) - easyJet plc (ESYJY.PK, EZJ.L) reported that its March passengers, or the number of earned seats flown, increased 4.8% to 5,107,676 from 4,872,934. Load Factor increased 1.0 percentage point to 91.5% from 90.5%. For the 12 months...
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The Straits Times  Mar 16  Comment 
March 17, 2014 5:51 PM Singapore Airlines' (SIA's) overall load factor in February fell by 2.7 percentage points 66.5 per cent, as a fall in load carried outstripped the dip in capacity, both in passengers and cargo transported.     
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Load factor is a metric used primarily in the transportation industry. A company's load factor is defined as percentage of their available seats that are filled.

Load factor = Revenue Passenger Miles (RPM) / Available Seat Miles (ASM)

Companies can determine a minimum load factor they need to meet in order to break even financially. That is, once a company meets a certain load factor the revenues from doing so will cover the costs of providing their seat capacity. If they are below this break-even load factor the company will be spending more than they are earning and will lose money.

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