Published: 2013-03-06 19:50:41 CET
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data February 2013

The Company carried 104 thousand passengers on international flights in February.  The number of passengers was up by 12% as compared to February last year.  The capacity increase in February totalled 17% between years. The passenger load factor was 73.6% and decreased by 1.4 percentage points compared to February last year.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 23 thousand in February, which is a 11% decrease from February last year.  The capacity was decreased by 15% compared to February 2012.  The load factor was 71.2%, increasing by 2.7 percentage points from last year.  Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 17% between years.  Cargo transport decreased by 1% year-on-year. The number of sold room nights at our hotels was up by 21% from previous year. The room utilization was 70.1%, compared to 69.8% in February last year.

 

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS FEB 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  104,360 12% 213,305 14%
Load Factor 73.6% -1.4 ppt 71.0% -1.0 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000) 389,952 17% 841,947 20%
         
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHS FEB 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 22,977 -11% 44,437 -9%
Load Factor 71.2% 2.7 ppt 68.6% 2.8 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000) 9,831 -15% 19,913 -13%
         
CAPACITY FEB 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilization 88.3% -1.0 ppt 81.3% -7.6 ppt
Sold Block Hours 2,246 -17% 4,950 -12%
         
CARGO FEB 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 11,949 -2% 25,174 5%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 7,127 -1% 14,571 4%
         
HOTELS FEB 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 20,720 20% 43,660 22%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 14,526 21% 25,220 23%
Utilization of Hotel Rooms 70.1% 0.3 ppt 57.8% 0.4 ppt

For further detailed information please contact:

Bogi Nils Bogason, CFO, Icelandair Group tel: + 354 665-8801
Íris Hulda Þórisdóttir, Director Investor Relations, Icelandair Group tel: + 354 840-7010


Traffic Data - February 2013.pdf