Published: 2015-01-06 17:57:11 CET
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data December 2014

The Company carried 159 thousand passengers on international flights in December. The number of passengers was up by 13% as compared to December last year. The capacity increase totalled 11% between years. The passenger load factor was 78.6% compared to 76.1% at the same time last year. The Company has never carried more passengers on international flights than in 2014.  The total number of passengers carried was 2.6 million, an increase by 15% from 2013. 

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 18 thousand in December, which is 8% decrease from December last year. The capacity was decreased by 9% compared to December 2013. The load factor was 65.7%, increasing by 0.7 percentage points from last year. Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 24% between years. Cargo transport decreased by 1% year-on-year. The room utilization at the Company’s Hotels was 55.8%, compared to 45.7% in December last year.

 

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS DEC 14 DEC 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 159,311 140,615 13% 2,605,483 2,257,295 15%
Load Factor 78.6% 76.1% 2.4 ppt 80.4% 79.3% 1.1 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 606.3 547.5 11% 9,673.3 8,320.3 16%
             
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS DEC 14 DEC 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 18,198 19,752 -8% 292,706 307,309 -5%
Load Factor 65.7% 65.0% 0.7 ppt 71.5% 71.1% 0.4 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 8.7 9.5 -9% 147.6 154.5 -5%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS DEC 14 DEC 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilization 87.5% 90.9% -3.4 ppt 94.2% 91.0% 3.2 ppt
Sold Block Hours 1,689 2,219 -24% 21,044 28,089 -25%
             
CARGO DEC 14 DEC 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 14,684 14,206 3% 216,617 201,796 7%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 8,047 8,124 -1% 97,660 94,787 3%
             
HOTELS DEC 14 DEC 13 CHG (%) YTD 14 YTD 13 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 22,909 22,940 0% 316,773 314,603 1%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 12,774 10,481 22% 239,522 222,320 8%
Utilization of Hotel Rooms 55.8% 45.7% 10.1 ppt 75.6% 70.7% 4.9 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 - December.pdf