International Load Factor 
Percentage
1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011
American 69% 70% 72% 70% 71% 74% 71% 73% 73% 74% 76% 77% 79% 79% 78% 80% 80%
Continental 70% 70% 72% 72% 73% 75% 72% 75% 75% 78% 78% 79% 80% 79% 80% 83% 80%
Delta 73% 74% 77% 75% 76% 77% 71% 75% 77% 79% 79% 78% 79% 79% 80% 83% 81%
Northwest 76% 79% 79% 77% 80% 82% 79% 83% 82% 86% 87% 88% 86% 85% 82%
United 73% 73% 73% 71% 73% 74% 72% 77% 78% 82% 81% 83% 82% 79% 79% 83% 81%
US Airways 71% 74% 77% 77% 78% 78% 74% 78% 78% 78% 78% 76% 78% 79% 78% 80% 81%
America West 59% 55% 55% 55% 64% 69% 71% 65% 63% 75% 77% 78% 77%        
 --sub Network 72% 74% 74% 73% 74% 76% 73% 77% 77% 79% 80% 80% 81% 80% 79% 82% 80%
Southwest
jetBlue 67% 82% 76% 76% 79% 79%
AirTran 61% 62% 65% 76% 79% 82%
Frontier 75% 78% 72% 83% 82% 89% 84%
Virgin America                               69% 72%
 -- sub LCC 67% 75% 77% 72% 80% 77% 80% 80%
Alaska 66% 67% 71% 70% 74% 73% 75% 73% 74% 75% 77% 79% 78% 82% 82% 87% 87%
Hawaiian 66% 60% 60% 61% 68% 72% 67% 67% 62% 68% 65% 67% 77% 63% 70% 81% 79%
Allegiant                                  
 -- sub Other 66% 66% 68% 69% 72% 73% 73% 72% 73% 73% 75% 77% 78% 77% 78% 85% 82%
Total All Sectors 72% 74% 74% 73% 74% 76% 73% 77% 77% 79% 80% 80% 81% 80% 79% 82% 80%
Source:  US DOT Form 41 via BTS, schedule T2.