Published: 2015-03-06 16:46:10 CET
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data February 2015

The Company carried 143 thousand passengers on international flights in February.  The number of passengers was up by 24% as compared to February last year.  The capacity increase in February totalled 19% between years. The passenger load factor was 77.7% and increased by 4.5 percentage points compared to February last year, the highest load factor until now in February.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 20 thousand in February, which is 2% decrease from February last year.  The capacity was decreased by 6% compared to February 2014.  The load factor was 74.3%, increasing by 4.1 percentage points from last year.  Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 7% between years.  Cargo transport decreased by 0.7% year-on-year. The number of sold room nights at our Hotels was up by 10% from previous year. The room utilization was 79.9%, compared to 72.6% in February last year.

  

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS FEB 15 FEB 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 143,609 115,889 24% 294,239 240,610 22%
Load Factor 77.7% 73.2% 4.5 ppt 77.2% 71.8% 5.5 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 528.3 443.4 19% 1,118.5 962.6 16%
             
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS FEB 15 FEB 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 20,293 20,649 -2% 39,930 41,033 -3%
Load Factor 74.3% 70.2% 4.1 ppt 70.6% 69.6% 1.0 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 8.6 9.1 -6% 17.6 18.4 -4%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS FEB 15 FEB 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilization 100.0% 100.0% 0.0 ppt 93.8% 93.0% 0.8 ppt
Sold Block Hours 1,686 1,820 -7% 3,354 4,307 -22%
             
CARGO FEB 15 FEB 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 14,546 12,422 17% 29,589 26,056 14%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 7,452 7,504 -1% 15,108 15,486 -2%
             
HOTELS FEB 15 FEB 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 20,692 20,720 0% 43,601 43,660 0%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 16,537 15,051 10% 31,928 26,839 19%
Utilization of Hotel Rooms 79.9% 72.6% 7.3 ppt 73.2% 61.5% 11.8 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 - February 2015.pdf