Published: 2014-11-06 17:59:10 CET
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data October 2014

The Company carried 213 thousand passengers on international flights in October. The number of passengers was up by 15% as compared to October last year. The capacity increase totalled 12% between years. The passenger load factor was 81.4% compared to 78.1% at the same time last year. The number of passengers on the Trans-Atlantic market increased the most or by 23.6%.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 24 thousand in October, which is 10% decrease from October last year. The capacity was decreased by 13% compared to October 2013. The load factor was 73.3%, increasing by 1.9 percentage points from last year. Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 25% between years. Cargo transport increased by 3% year-on-year. The room utilization at our Hotels was 72.2%, compared to 61.9% in October last year.

 

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS OCT 14 OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  212,904 184,835 15% 2,285,240 1,973,354 16%
Load Factor 81.4% 78.1% 3.3 ppt 80.8% 79.9%    0.9 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 780.8 696.6 12% 8,430.6 7,196.7 17%
             
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS OCT 14 OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 23,957 26,521 -10% 253,274 266,134 -5%
Load Factor 73.3% 71.4% 1.9 ppt 71.8% 71.5% 0.3 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 10.4 11.9 -13% 129.8 135.8 -4%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS OCT 14 OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilization 100.0% 90.9% 9.1 ppt 95.6% 91.1% 4.5 ppt
Sold Block Hours 1,705 2,283 -25% 17,668 23,774 -26%
             
CARGO OCT 14 OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 18,007 17,933 0% 186,814 172,422 8%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 8,686 8,468 3% 81,406 78,606 4%
             
HOTELS OCT 14 OCT 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 22,909 22,940 0% 271,694 269,463 1%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 16,541 14,206 16% 211,017 197,290 7%
Utilization of Hotel Rooms 72.2% 61.9% 10.3 ppt 77.7% 73.2% 4.5 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