Printer Friendly

MESABA REPORTS AUGUST TRAFFIC

 MESABA REPORTS AUGUST TRAFFIC
 MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Mesaba Aviation,


Inc., today said that it flew 30.1 million revenue passenger miles during the month of August, a 37 percent increase when compared with 22 million revenue passenger miles flown during the same month last year (a revenue passenger mile equals one passenger flown one mile). The airline said it carried 141,472 passengers during the month, an increase of 32 percent over 107,523 passengers carried last August. Mesaba's load factor in August was 63.2 percent compared with 56.1 percent during the same month one year ago.
 Mesaba operates as Northwest Airlink under a marketing agreement with Northwest Airlines. The regional carrier provides connecting service to Northwest at Minneapolis/St. Paul International and Detroit Metropolitan Airports. The airline currently serves 42 cities in 14 states and one Canadian province.
 Mesaba Aviation, Inc., is a wholly owned subsidiary of Minnesota- based AirTran Corporation. AirTran's common stock is traded on the NASDAQ National Market System under the symbol ATCC.
 MESABA AVIATION, INC.
 Monthly Operating Statistics
 8/92 8/91 Change (pct.)
 Passengers carried: 141,472 107,523 31.6
 Available seat miles: 47,667,243 39,271,252 21.4
 Revenue pass. miles: 30,149,451 22,040,319 36.8
 System-wide load factor (pct.) 63.2 56.1 7.1 pts.
 -0- 9/10/92
 /CONTACT: Jeffrey B. Jones, director - Marketing Planning, 612-726-5151, ext. 352 or (fax) 612-725-4901/
 (ATCC) CO: AirTran Corporation; Mesaba Aviation ST: Minnesota IN: AIR SU:


AL -- MN005 -- 7952 09/10/92 11:05 EDT
COPYRIGHT 1992 PR Newswire Association LLC
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 1992 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:PR Newswire
Date:Sep 10, 1992
Words:262
Previous Article:ONLINE COMPUTER SYSTEMS SHIPS ITS NEW NLM VERSION -- THE LATEST OFFERING IN ITS OPTI-NET FAMILY OF CD-ROM NETWORKING SOFTWARE
Next Article:IRS REACHES OUT TO BRING NONFILERS BACK INTO THE TAX SYSTEM
Topics:


Related Articles
MESABA REPORTS JANUARY TRAFFIC
MESABA REPORTS AUGUST TRAFFIC
MESABA REPORTS AUGUST TRAFFIC
AIRTRAN CORPORATION REPORTS FEBRUARY TRAFFIC
MESABA AVIATION, INC. REPORTS AUGUST TRAFFIC RESULTS
MESABA AVIATION, INC. REPORTS SEPTEMBER TRAFFIC RESULTS
MESABA AIRLINES REPORTS NOVEMBER TRAFFIC
Mesaba Airlines Reports a 30% Increase in August Traffic Results
Mesaba Airlines Reports September Traffic Results.

Terms of use | Copyright © 2017 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters