Published: 2013-11-06 18:56:53 CET
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data October 2013

The Company carried 185 thousand passengers on international flights in October. The number of passengers was up by 8% as compared to October last year. The capacity increase totalled 12% between years. The passenger load factor was 78.1% compared to 80.6% at the same time last year. The number of passengers on the Trans-Atlantic market increased the most or by 17.8%.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were over 26 thousand in October, which is 8% decrease from October last year. The capacity was decreased by 3% compared to October 2012. The load factor was 71.5%, decreasing by 5.2 percentage points from last year. Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 11% between years. Cargo transport increased by 2% year-on-year. The room utilization at our Hotels was 61.9%, compared to 67.6% in October last year.

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 184,854 8% 1,973,491 12%
Load Factor 78.1% -2.5 ppt 79.9% -1.6 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 696.6 12% 7,196.7 16%
         
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 26,535 -8% 266,309 -10%
Load Factor 71.5% -5.2 ppt 71.6% 2.4 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 11.9 -3% 135.8 -13%
         
CAPACITY OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilization 90.9% -9.1 ppt 91.1% -2.0 ppt
Sold Block Hours 2,283 -11% 23,774 -10%
         
CARGO OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 17,753 10% 170,035 10%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 8,468 2% 78,603 6%
         
HOTELS OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 22,940 0% 269,463 8%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 14,206 -8% 197,290 6%
Utilization of Hotel Rooms 61.9% -5.7 ppt 73.2% -1.4 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 - October.pdf