Hawaiian Airlines transported more than 810,000 passengers in October, a jump of 14.6% from the same month last year.

The carrier’s revenue-producing miles were also up dramatically during October, surging 29.7% year over year, according to figures released by Hawaiian Nov. 5.

The airline’s load factor dropped, however, sliding 1.5 percentage points to 83.3%.

Through the first 10 months of 2012, Hawaiian has transported more than 7.8 million passengers, up 9.2% from the same period a year prior, while its load factor remained essentially unchanged, dropping less than a percentage point, to 83.6%.
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