Published: 2017-05-08 09:37:14 CEST
Icelandair Group hf.
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Traffic Data April 2017

The Company carried 273 thousand passengers on international flights in April. The number of passengers was up by 29% as compared to the same time last year. The capacity increase between years was 25%. The passenger load factor was 82.6% increasing by 2 percentage points compared to April last year, the highest load factor until now in April. Passengers on domestic and regional flights were 26 thousand, which is 6% increase from last year. The capacity was 11% higher than in April 2016. The load factor was 63.3%. Sold block hours in charter flights increased by 4% between years. Cargo transport increased by 1% year-on-year. The room utilisation at the Company’s Hotels was 72.9% compared to 74.3% in April 2016.

   

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS APR 17 APR 16 CHG (%) YTD 17 YTD 16 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers  272,709 212,217 29% 927,572 787,179 18%
Load Factor 82.6% 80.6% 2.0 ppt 78.5% 79.7% -1.2 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 1,004.9 802.3 25% 3,571.5 2,942.5 21%
             
DOMESTIC AND REGIONAL FLIGHTS APR 17 APR 16 CHG (%) YTD 17 YTD 16 CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 26,112 24,733 6% 97,900 91,700 7%
Load Factor 63.3% 68.1% -4.9 ppt 63.9% 70.7% -6.8 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000) 15.3 13.8 11% 54.1 44.7 21%
             
CHARTER FLIGHTS APR 17 APR 16 CHG (%) YTD 17 YTD 16 CHG (%)
Fleet Utilisation 88.9% 100.0% -11.1 ppt 94.4% 97.5% -3.1 ppt
Sold Block Hours 2,062 1,985 4% 8,194 8,158 0%
             
CARGO APR 17 APR 16 CHG (%) YTD 17 YTD 16 CHG (%)
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000) 8,757 8,636 1% 33,685 35,146 -4%
             
HOTELS APR 17 APR 16 CHG (%) YTD 17 YTD 16 CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights 26,910 23,550 14% 107,640 94,985 13%
Sold Hotel Room Nights 19,608 17,486 12% 84,265 71,157 18%
Utilisation of Hotel Rooms 72.9% 74.3% -1.4 ppt 78.3% 74.9% 3.4 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 - April 2017.pdf