US Airways Group, Inc. today reported traffic statistics for the month of November 2005. For America West, the passenger load factor for November was a record 78.9 percent versus 77.5 percent in November 2004. For US Airways mainline operated flights, load factor for the month of November was a record 74.1 percent up from 73.1 percent in November 2004. “We continued to see unit revenue and yield improvements during November, with both west and east networks achieving double-digit unit revenue gains in November that outpaced our performance in October,” said Scott Kirby, executive vice president, sales and marketing.
For the East the number of seats is down from last year, but still good news.