Published: 2016-10-06 10:15:54 CEST
Icelandair Group hf.
Company Announcement

Traffic Data September 2016

The Company carried 388 thousand passengers on international flights in September.  The number of passengers was up by 23% as compared to September last year.  The capacity increase compared to September 2015 was 28%.  The passenger load factor was 81.1% compared to 83.1% last year. 

Passengers on domestic and Greenland flights were 31 thousand in September, which is a 17% increase from September last year. Sold block hours in charter flights increased by 7% between years.  Cargo transport increased by 14% year-on-year. The number of sold room nights at our hotels was up by 24% from previous year. The room utilisation was 90.0% compared to 83.4% in September 2015.

   

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS SEP 16 SEP 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  388,414 316,740 23% 2,909,513 2,442,746 19%
Load Factor 81.1% 83.1% -2.0 ppt 82.7% 83.9% -1.2 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 1,497.9 1,168.3 28% 10,722.7 8,743.8 23%
             
DOMESTIC AND GREENLAND FLIGHTS SEP 16 SEP 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 31,229 26,657 17% 245,590 231,389 6%
Load Factor 73.7% 78.2% -4.5 ppt 71.9% 74.6% -2.7 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 15.9 12.8 25% 128.1 117.5 9%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS SEP 16 SEP 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 2,142 2,007 7% 18,035 17,435 3%
             
CARGO SEP 16 SEP 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 9,951 8,734 14% 79,945 73,977 8%
             
HOTELS SEP 16 SEP 15 CHG (%) YTD 16 YTD 15 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 27,780 24,276 14% 269,721 254,015 6%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 25,008 20,240 24% 224,289 206,038 9%
Utilisation of Hotel Rooms 90.0% 83.4% 6.6 ppt 83.2% 81.1% 2.0 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 - September 2016.pdf