HONOLULU, April 17, 2000 -- In systemwide service during March 2000, Hawaiian Airlines recorded Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs) of 476,902,000, an increase of 21.7 percent from 391,922,000 RPMs reported for the same month in 1999.

  • Available Seat Miles (ASMs) in March 2000 were 593,322,000, an increase of 15.5 percent from 513,895,000 ASMs recorded in March 1999.

  • Systemwide Load Factor (LF) in March 2000 was 80.4 percent, an increase of 4.1 points from 76.3 percent in March 1999.

    Hawaiian carried 564,169 passengers in March 2000, an increase of 15.1 percent from 489,959 passengers reported for March 1999.

    Year-to-date

    For the first three months of 2000, Hawaiian Airlines recorded RPMs of 1,277,596,000, an increase of 17.1 percent from 1,090,762,000 RPMs reported for the same period in 1999.

  • Available Seat Miles (ASMs) through March in 2000 were 1,726,333,000, an increase of 18.7 percent from 1,454,120,000 ASMs recorded during the same period in 1999.

  • Systemwide Load Factor (LF) during the first three months of 2000 was 74.0 percent, a decrease of 1.0 point from 75.0 percent during the same period in 1999.

    Hawaiian carried 1,503,335 passengers during the first three months of 2000, an increase of 10.1 percent from 1,364,810 passengers reported for the same period in 1999.



    RPM = one paying passenger transported one mile
    ASM = one seat transported one mile
    LF = percentage of seating capacity utilized