Available Seat Miles


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Available Seat Miles

A measure of an airplane's ability to carry passengers. It is calculated by taking the number of seats available on the plane and multiplying by the number of miles the plane flies. Available seat miles are important because they are used to calculate the cost per available seat mile and the revenue per available seat mile, which are both used to help determine an airline's profitability.
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Spirit Airlines operates on one of the lowest operating costs per available seat mile (CASM), the standard industry measurement.
6% compared to the same period of last year, while available seat miles dropped by 4.
To some degree, planned cuts in major airline available seat mile capacity for 2003 should lead to an improvement in supply-demand fundamentals and alleviate some of the industry's persistent overcapacity problem.
4% compared to the same period last year, while available seat miles were down 6.
3% compared to the same month of last year and available seat miles showed an increase of 11.
7% compared to May 2008, while consolidated available seat miles rose by 16.
Available Seat Miles (ASMs) in June 2000 were 623,881,000, an increase of 20.
0% compared to January to May 2008, while available seat miles increased by 6.
5 percent to 62,956,000 and available seat miles (ASM's) increased 11.
Available Seat Miles (ASMs) in April 2000 were 589,228,000, an increase of 14.
5% compared to February 2008, while available seat miles increased by 14.
8 percent to 50,203,000 and available seat miles (ASM's) increased 13.
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