Air Wisconsin: Reports December Traffic

Contact:  Kelly Lanpheer


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


JANUARY 6, 2005


 


 


 


 


            APPLETON, WI, — January 6, 2005 – Air Wisconsin Airlines Corporation (AWAC), operating as United Express, reports its December 2004 traffic. Year-to-date, AWAC enplaned nearly 1.3 million more passengers in 2004 versus 2003.


            AWAC schedules more than 500 departures per day to 71 cities in 26 states and three Canadian provinces. The fleet includes 70 Canadair Regional Jets and 17 BAe-146 Jets.  As United Express, AWAC feeds United Airlines at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport, Denver International Airport and Washington’s Dulles International. Approximately 3,900 people make up the AWAC team.


                       


TRAFFIC STATISTICS


 


        Month of December


 


































 


2004


2003


Change


 


 


 


 


Revenue Passenger Miles (000)


247,414


205,056


20.7%


Available Seat Miles (000)


343,942


283,776


21.2%


Passenger Load Factor


71.9


72.3


-0.4 pts.


Passengers Enplaned


616,349


553,008


      11.5%


 


Year to Date


 


































 


2004


2003


Change


 


 


 


 


Revenue Passenger Miles (000)


2,907,676


2,210,692


31.5%


Available Seat Miles (000)


3,868,010


2,958,429


30.7%


Passenger Load Factor


75.2


74.7


0.5 pts.


Passengers Enplaned


7,157,821


5,865,638


22.0%