June 5, 2014
Air Canada reports May load factor of 83.3%
For the month of May, Air Canada reported a record system load factor of 83.3%, versus 81.8% in May 2013, an increase of 1.5 points on a system-wide capacity increase of 8.1%. On this additional capacity, system wide traffic for May increased 10.1%. Air Canada reports traffic results on a system-wide basis, including Air Canada rouge, which began operations on July 1st, 2013 and regional airlines from which Air Canada purchases capacity.