HONOLULU, December 14, 2000 -- In systemwide service during November 2000, Hawaiian Airlines recorded Revenue Passenger Miles (RPMs) of 453,310,000, an increase of 11.2 percent from 407,663,000 RPMs reported for the same month in 1999.

Available Seat Miles (ASMs) in November 2000 were 605,555,000, an increase of 12.8 percent from 536,914,000 ASMs recorded in November 1999.

Systemwide Load Factor (LF) in November 2000 was 74.9 percent, a decrease of 1.0 point from 75.9 percent in November 1999.

Hawaiian carried 497,144 passengers in November 2000, an increase of 3.4 percent from 481,020 passengers reported for November 1999.

Year-to-date
For the first eleven months of 2000, Hawaiian Airlines recorded RPMs of 5,218,440,000, an increase of 16.8 percent from 4,467,975,000 RPMs reported for the same period in 1999.

Available Seat Miles (ASMs) through November in 2000 were 6,642,652,000, an increase of 15.7 percent from 5,739,496,000 ASMs recorded during the same period in 1999.

Systemwide Load Factor (LF) during the first eleven months of 2000 was 78.6 percent, an increase of 0.8 points from 77.8 percent during the same period in 1999.

Hawaiian carried 5,789,937 passengers during the first eleven months of 2000, an increase of 10.0 percent from 5,264,640 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