CORRECTING and REPLACING Republic Airways Reports March 2013 Traffic
CORRECTION...by Republic Airways Holdings
INDIANAPOLIS -- April 4, 2013
Please replace the release dated April 3, 2013 with the following corrected
version due to multiple revisions.
The corrected release reads:
REPUBLIC AIRWAYS REPORTS MARCH 2013 TRAFFIC
Republic Airways Holdings (NASDAQ/NM: RJET), today reported preliminary
passenger traffic results for March 2013. The Company generated approximately
1.7 billion revenue passenger miles (RPMs), a decrease of 7% from March 2012,
on a 10% reduction in capacity. Block hours were 1% less than the same period
in 2012. Consolidated load factor increased to 83% from 80% in March 2012.
Republic Airways carried 2.6 million passengers in March, a slight increase
from the prior year.
Total Total Change
RPMs (000s) 1,681,144 1,809,677 -7%
ASMs (000s) 2,032,036 2,251,139 -10%
Block Hrs 79,038 79,910 -1%
LF % 83% 80% 3 pts
Passengers 2,648,324 2,615,308 1%
Quarter to Date
Total Total Change
RPMs (000s) 4,595,118 4,840,641 -5%
ASMs (000s) 5,790,131 6,369,476 -9%
Block Hrs 224,922 229,625 -2%
LF % 79% 76% 3 pts
Passengers 7,174,864 7,035,426 2%
Republic Airways Holdings, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, is an airline
holding company that owns Chautauqua Airlines, Frontier Airlines, Republic
Airlines and Shuttle America, collectively “the airlines.” The airlines
operate a combined fleet of more than 280 aircraft and offer scheduled
passenger service on nearly 1,500 flights daily to over 145 cities in the U.S.
as well as to the Bahamas, Canada, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Jamaica,
Mexico and Turks and Caicos Islands under branded operations at Frontier, and
through fixed-fee flights operated under airline partner brands, including
AmericanConnection, Continental Express, Delta Connection, United Express, and
US Airways Express. The airlines currently employ approximately 10,000
aviation professionals. For more information on Republic Airways, please visit
our website at www.rjet.com.
^1 January and February 2013 traffic releases inadvertently excluded charter
flying within the Frontier operations.
Republic Airways Holdings
Margaret Miller, 317-246-2628
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