Published: 2013-05-06 19:10:39 CEST
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data April 2013

The Company carried 148 thousand passengers on international flights in April.  The number of passengers was up by 9% as compared to April last year.  The capacity increase in April totalled 20% between years. The passenger load factor was 76.2% compared to 81.3% at the same time last year. Increased capacity on the Company’s longer routes, measured in available seat kilometres (ASK), leads to proportional decrease in the load factor.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 25 thousand in April, which is 5% decrease from April last year.  The capacity was decreased by 10% compared to April 2012.  The load factor was 69.3%, increasing by 3.3 percentage points from last year.  Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 7% between years.  Cargo transport increased by 5% year-on-year. The number of sold room nights at our Hotels was up by 16% from previous year. The room utilization was 66.9%, compared to 66.8% in April last year.

  

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  148,074 9% 506,373 15%
Load Factor 76.2% -5.1 ppt 74.7% -2.4 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000) 564,004 20% 1,933,239 23%
         
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHS APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 25,428 -5% 95,902 -9%
Load Factor 69.3% 3.3 ppt 70.3% 2.4 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000) 12,192 -10% 43,670 -12%
         
CAPACITY APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilization 90.9% -0.8 ppt 84.1% -4.1 ppt
Sold Block Hours 2,384 -7% 9,609 -10%
         
CARGO APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 14,532 11% 54,052 9%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 7,610 5% 30,119 2%
         
HOTELS APR 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 22,200 16% 88,800 21%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 14,848 16% 56,739 23%
Utilization of Hotel Rooms 66.9% 0.1 ppt 63.9% 0.8 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 - April.pdf