Allegiant reports 15.5% increase in August 2018 passenger traffic

Las Vegas-based Allegiant Travel Company (NASDAQ: ALGT) has reported 1,168,900 passengers in August 2018, a 15.5% increase over 1,011,650 reported in August 2017, the company said.

Revenue passenger miles in August 2018 were 1,009,746, compared to 880,926 in August 2017, Available seat miles in August 2018 were 1,185,763, compared to 1,035,099, a 14.6% increase.

Load factor in August 2018 was 85.2%, compared to 85.1% in August 2017.

Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) is focused on linking travelers in small cities to world-class leisure destinations.