Published: 2015-05-06 18:25:45 CEST
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data April 2015

The Company carried around 190 thousand passengers on international flights in April.  The number of passengers was up by 8% as compared to April last year.  The capacity increase in April totalled 3% between years. The passenger load factor was 82.2% compared to 79.2% at the same time last year, the highest load factor until now in April.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 22 thousand in April, which is 1% decrease from April last year.  The capacity was increased by 1% compared to April 2014.  The load factor was 69.5%, increasing by 0.5 percentage points from last year.  Sold block hours in charter flights increased by 35% between years and cargo transport decreased by 9% year-on-year. The number of sold room nights at our Hotels was 15 thousand and the room utilisation was 68.5%, compared to 69.2% in April last year.

 

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS APR 15 APR 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 189,635 175,896 8% 666,856 575,858 16%
Load Factor 82.2% 79.2% 3.0 ppt 80.0% 75.8% 4.2 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 681.8 659.3 3% 2,457.6 2,237.9 10%
             
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS APR 15 APR 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 22,139 22,419 -1% 85,252 87,541 -3%
Load Factor 69.5% 69.1% 0.5 ppt 70.9% 70.2% 0.7 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 10.6 10.5 1% 39.0 40.0 -3%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS APR 15 APR 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilisation 100.0% 100.0% 0.0 ppt 96.9% 91.2% 5.7 ppt
Sold Block Hours 1,978 1,468 35% 7,195 7,581 -5%
             
CARGO APR 15 APR 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 16,482 16,077 3% 63,123 57,374 10%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 7,489 8,229 -9% 31,982 32,515 -2%
             
HOTELS APR 15 APR 14 CHG (%) YTD 15 YTD 14 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 22,170 22,170 0% 88,680 88,739 0%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 15,194 15,336 -1% 65,183 60,148 8%
Utilisation of Hotel Rooms 68.5% 69.2% -0.6 ppt 73.5% 67.8% 5.7 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 - March.pdf