Published: 2016-05-06 17:59:35 CEST
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data April 2016

The Company carried 214 thousand passengers on international flights in April.  The number of passengers was up by 13% as compared to April last year.  The capacity increase in available seat kilometers was 18%. The passenger load factor was 80.6%, decreasing by 1.6 percentage points compared to the same month last year.

Passengers on regional flights and Greenland flights were 23 thousand in April, which is 6% increase from April last year.  The capacity was increased by 1%.  The load factor was 71.9%, increasing by 1.9 percentage points from last year.  The number of sold block hours in charter flights remained the same between years.  Cargo transport increased by 16% year-on-year. The number of sold room nights at our Hotels was up by 15% from previous year. The room utilisation was 74.3%, compared to 68.5% in April last year.

 

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS APR 16 APR 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  213,535 189,717 13% 789,419 666,802 18%
Load Factor 80.6% 82.3% -1.6 ppt 79.7% 80.0% -0.3 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 805.4 681.8 18% 2,947.9 2,457.6 20%
             
REGIONAL AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS APR 16 APR 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 23,373 22,139 6% 89,301 85,252 5%
Load Factor 71.9% 70.0% 1.9 ppt 73.0% 71.3% 1.7 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 10.7 10.6 1% 39.5 38.8 2%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS APR 16 APR 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 1,985 1,978 0% 8,158 7,195 13%
             
CARGO APR 16 APR 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Available Tonne KM (ATK´000) 21,827 16,483 32% 74,681 63,124 18%
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 8,716 7,489 16% 35,226 31,982 10%
             
HOTELS APR 16 APR 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 23,550 22,170 6% 94,985 88,680 7%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 17,486 15,194 15% 71,157 65,183 9%
Utilisation of Hotel Rooms 74.3% 68.5% 5.7 ppt 74.9% 73.5% 1.4 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 April 2016.pdf