5 March 2014
Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) said its consolidated passenger unit revenue for the month of February increased 4.0 percent year over year driven by continuing strong domestic demand and gains in the transatlantic entity.
As a result of winter storms, Delta cancelled nearly 8,000 flights during the month. February´s PRASM includes 0.5 points of benefit from these weather-related cancellations.
Delta completed 95.5 percent of its flights in February and ran an on-time arrival rate of 77.5 percent.
Delta Air Lines serves nearly 165m customers each year. It is a founding member of the SkyTeam global alliance and participates in the industry´s leading trans-Atlantic joint venture with Air France-KLM and Alitalia as well as a newly formed joint venture with Virgin Atlantic. Additional information is available on delta.com, Twitter @Delta, Google.com/+Delta, Facebook.com/delta and Delta´s blog takingoff.delta.com.