Great Lakes Aviation reports gain in air traffic for January 2011

Great Lakes Aviation reports gain in air traffic for January 2011.

Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. (OTC Bulletin Board: GLUX) today announced preliminary passenger traffic results for the month of January 2011.

JANUARY 2011 STATISTICS

Jan-11 Jan-10 Change
Passengers Enplaned 37,646 34,091 10.4 %
Revenue Passenger Miles (000) 11,688 9,815 19.1 %
Available Seat Miles (000) 32,362 30,238 7.0 %
Load Factor 36.1% 32.5% 3.6 pts
RASM (cents) 29.60 29.37 0.8 %

Great Lakes is providing scheduled passenger service at 58 airports in fifteen states with a fleet of Embraer EMB-120 Brasilias and Raytheon/Beech 1900D regional airliners.

Additional information is available at https://www.flygreatlakes.com/ including a current route map at https://www.flygreatlakes.com/route_map/route_map.htm.

All scheduled flights are operated under the Great Lakes Airlines marketing identity in conjunction with code-share agreements with United Airlines and/or Frontier Airlines at our Albuquerque, Billings, Denver, Las Vegas, Milwaukee, Phoenix, Kansas City, MO and Ontario, CA hubs.

Contact: Michael Matthews, VP Finance/CFO, Great Lakes Aviation, Ltd. Phone: (307) 432-7000.

Image by caribb via Flickr.

Authored by: Richard Lee

Richard has been traveling since he took a year off from college, where he was doing a BA in Journalism. He traveled half the world, backpacking with his girlfriend (now his wife). They spent time in South America, Asia, Greece and much of Europe. After writing about his experiences for several airline and travel magazines, he never went back to college.