Published: 2016-03-07 16:45:54 CET
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data February 2016

The Company carried 181 thousand passengers on international flights in February.  The number of passengers rose by 26%. The capacity increase was 23%. The load factor was 79.0% and increased by 1.6 percentage points, which is a record for February. The number of passenger increased on all markets with the highest increase on the tourist market TO Iceland, 31%.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 22 thousand in February, which is 8% increase.  The capacity was increased by 4%.  The load factor was 77.4%, increasing by 2.9 percentage points.  Sold block hours in charter flights increased by 15%. Cargo transport increased by 14%. The number of sold hotel room nights was up by 16%. The room utilisation was 84.0%, compared to 79.9% last year.

     

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS FEB 16 FEB 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  180,758 143,413 26% 354,580 294,029 21%
Load Factor 79.0% 77.4% 1.6 ppt 76.6% 77.1% -0.5 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 652.7 528.7 23% 1,353.7 1,118.9 21%
             
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS FEB 16 FEB 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 21,968 20,293 8% 42,353 39,930 6%
Load Factor 77.4% 74.5% 2.9 ppt 73.6% 70.8% 2.8 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 8.9 8.5 4% 18.0 17.6 2%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS FEB 16 FEB 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilisation 100.0% 100.0% 0.0 ppt 100.0% 100.0% 0.0 ppt
Sold Block Hours 1,940 1,686 15% 4,088 3,354 22%
             
CARGO FEB 16 FEB 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 16,469 14,552 13% 33,767 29,595 14%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 8,661 7,575 14% 17,291 15,330 13%
             
HOTELS FEB 16 FEB 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 22,765 20,692 10% 47,100 43,601 8%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 19,117 16,537 16% 33,899 31,928 6%
Utilisation of Hotel Rooms 84.0% 79.9% 4.1 ppt 72.0% 73.2% -1.3 ppt

 

For further 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.pdf