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Alaska Air Group Nov. Combined Traffic Up 9.2% - Quick Facts

Alaska Air Group Inc. (ALK) reported that on a combined basis for all operations, Air Group reported a 9.2 percent increase in traffic on a 9.3 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2016. Load factor decreased 0.1 points to 84.2%.

Alaska Airlines Inc. reported a 6.7 percent increase in traffic on a 7.7 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2016. Load factor decreased 0.8 points to 85%.

Virgin America traffic increased 12.4 percent on a 9.9 percent increase in capacity compared to November 2016. Load factor increased 1.9 points to 84%. Air Group's acquisition of Virgin America took place on Dec. 14, 2016. The company noted that the operational results include Virgin America results from pre-acquisition periods for comparison.

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