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Air New Zealand passenger numbers up 7.4% in Sep-2010

28-Oct-2010 11:20 AM

Air New Zealand passenger numbers up 7.4% - traffic highlights in Sep-2010:

  • Passenger numbers: 1.3 million, +7.4% year-on-year;
    • Short-haul: 1.1 million, +8.2%;
      • Domestic: 825,000, +8%;
      • Tasman/Pacific: 285,000, +8.8%;
    • Long-haul: 161,000, +1.9%;
  • Passenger load factor: 86.2%, +3.9 ppts;
    • Short-haul: 84.3%, +5.3 ppts;
      • Domestic: 82.7%, +5.9 ppts;
      • Tasman/Pacific: 85.2%, +5.0 ppts;
    • Long-haul: 87.7%, +3.0 ppts;
      • Asia/Japan/UK: 84.6%, +2.7 ppts
      • North America/UK: 89.7%, +3.0 ppts. [more]

Air New Zealand: “Group-wide yields for the financial year to date were up 4.4% on the same period last year. Compared to last September, year to date Short Haul yields were down 1.4%, as the airline continued to lower fares which stimulated demand, and the respective Long Haul yields were up by 11.3%. Removing the impact of foreign exchange, Group-wide yields were up 7.9%,” Source: Company statement, 27-Oct-2010.