ATLANTA, July 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) today reported traffic results for June 2011.  System traffic in June 2011 decreased 1.5 percent compared to June 2010 on a 0.2 percent increase in capacity.  System load factor of 86.3 percent was 1.4 points lower than the prior year.

(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090202/DELTALOGO )

International traffic increased 0.3 percent year over year on a 2.5 percent increase in capacity, and load factor decreased 1.9 points to 86.0 percent.  Domestic traffic decreased 2.7 percent year over year on a 1.5 percent decrease in capacity.  Domestic load factor decreased 1.1 points to 86.5 percent.  

Detailed traffic and capacity are attached.

Delta Air Lines serves more than 160 million customers each year, and was named by Fortune magazine as the most admired airline worldwide in its 2011 World's Most Admired Companies airline industry list. With an industry-leading global network, Delta and the Delta Connection carriers offer service to 355 destinations in 65 countries on six continents. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 700 aircraft. A founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance, Delta participates in the industry's leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia. Including its worldwide alliance partners, Delta offers customers more than 13,000 daily flights, with hubs in Amsterdam, Atlanta, Cincinnati, Detroit, Memphis, Minneapolis-St. Paul, New York-JFK, Paris-Charles de Gaulle, Salt Lake City and Tokyo-Narita. The airline's service includes the SkyMiles frequent flier program, a world-class airline loyalty program; the award-winning BusinessElite service; and more than 50 Delta Sky Clubs in airports worldwide. Delta is investing more than $2 billion through 2013 in airport facilities and global products, services and technology to enhance the customer experience in the air and on the ground. Customers can check in for flights, print boarding passes, check bags and review flight status at delta.com.

Delta Air Lines

Monthly Traffic Results (a)


June 2011


June 2010


Change


RPMs (000):







Domestic

10,513,428


10,808,448


(2.7%)


  Delta Mainline

8,303,892


8,557,886


(3.0%)


  Regional

2,209,536


2,250,562


(1.8%)


International

7,745,502


7,724,510


0.3%


  Latin America

1,133,832


1,141,749


(0.7%)


     Delta Mainline

1,112,982


1,111,966


0.1%


     Regional

20,850


29,783


(30.0%)


  Atlantic

4,480,636


4,531,954


(1.1%)


  Pacific

2,131,034


2,050,807


3.9%


Total System

18,258,930


18,532,958


(1.5%)









ASMs (000):







Domestic

12,156,974


12,341,111


(1.5%)


  Delta Mainline

9,484,783


9,628,273


(1.5%)


  Regional

2,672,191


2,712,838


(1.5%)


International

9,011,394


8,788,123


2.5%


  Latin America

1,396,740


1,387,564


0.7%


     Delta Mainline

1,368,523


1,347,499


1.6%


     Regional

28,217


40,065


(29.6%)


  Atlantic

5,130,008


5,096,682


0.7%


  Pacific

2,484,646


2,303,877


7.8%


Total System

21,168,368


21,129,234


0.2%









Load Factor:







Domestic

86.5%


87.6%


(1.1)

pts

  Delta Mainline

87.5%


88.9%


(1.4)

pts

  Regional

82.7%


83.0%


(0.3)

pts

International

86.0%


87.9%


(1.9)

pts

  Latin America

81.2%


82.3%


(1.1)

pts

     Delta Mainline

81.3%


82.5%


(1.2)

pts

     Regional

73.9%


74.3%


(0.4)

pts

  Atlantic

87.3%


88.9%


(1.6)

pts

  Pacific

85.8%


89.0%


(3.2)

pts

Total System

86.3%


87.7%


(1.4)

pts








Mainline Completion

99.0


98.3


0.7

pts

Factor







Passengers Boarded

15,087,941


15,073,914


0.1%









Cargo Ton Miles (000)

196,256


198,883


(1.3%)









Endnote:

(a) Results include flights operated under contract carrier arrangements.



Delta Air Lines

Year To Date Traffic Results (a)


June 2011


June 2010


Change


RPMs (000):







Domestic

55,920,665


56,258,770


(0.6%)


  Delta Mainline

44,092,674


44,089,224


0.0%


  Regional

11,827,991


12,169,546


(2.8%)


International

37,374,573


36,002,399


3.8%


  Latin America

6,864,047


7,168,807


(4.3%)


     Delta Mainline

6,762,828


7,005,818


(3.5%)


     Regional

101,219


162,989


(37.9%)


  Atlantic

19,527,111


18,526,636


5.4%


  Pacific

10,983,415


10,306,956


6.6%


Total System

93,295,238


92,261,169


1.1%









ASMs (000):







Domestic

68,296,785


67,933,656


0.5%


  Delta Mainline

52,947,770


52,406,994


1.0%


  Regional

15,349,015


15,526,662


(1.1%)


International

48,062,761


44,065,629


9.1%


  Latin America

8,953,551


9,152,882


(2.2%)


     Delta Mainline

8,803,389


8,932,688


(1.4%)


     Regional

150,162


220,194


(31.8%)


  Atlantic

25,308,999


22,740,519


11.3%


  Pacific

13,800,211


12,172,228


13.4%


Total System

116,359,546


111,999,285


3.9%









Load Factor:







Domestic

81.9%


82.8%


(0.9)

pts

  Delta Mainline

83.3%


84.1%


(0.8)

pts

  Regional

77.1%


78.4%


(1.3)

pts

International

77.8%


81.7%


(3.9)

pts

  Latin America

76.7%


78.3%


(1.6)

pts

     Delta Mainline

76.8%


78.4%


(1.6)

pts

     Regional

67.4%


74.0%


(6.6)

pts

  Atlantic

77.2%


81.5%


(4.3)

pts

  Pacific

79.6%


84.7%


(5.1)

pts

Total System

80.2%


82.4%


(2.2)

pts








Passengers Boarded

79,684,065


78,753,626


1.2%









Cargo Ton Miles (000)

1,179,470


1,072,466


10.0%



Endnote:

(a) Results include flights operated under contract carrier arrangements.



SOURCE Delta Air Lines

Share