ExpressJet announces May 2009 performance
ExpressJet Holdings has reported traffic and capacity results for May 2009 for its ExpressJet Airlines subsidiary.
The airline's scheduled flying, operating as Continental Express, saw revenue passenger miles (RPMs) totalling 649 million, and available seat miles (ASM) flown were 829 million. The May load factor was 78.2%. The company flew 53,023 block hours and operated 28,715 departures during the month as Continental Express.
ExpressJet also flew 595 block hours during the month in its Corporate Aviation (charter) division. ExpressJet's fleet within the Corporate Aviation division comprosed six 41-seat aircraft and 24 50-seat aircraft.
Overall ExpressJet had a total of 244 planes in its fleet during May, with 214 allocated to Continental Express and the aforementioned 30 in its Corporate Aviation division.