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Australia's domestic pax numbers down 1.3% in Jun-2011

18-Aug-2011 10:55 AM

Australia’s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics (BITRE) reports (18-Aug-2011) the following traffic highlights for Australian domestic airlines in Jun-2011:

  • Passenger numbers: 4.2 million, -1.3% year-on-year;
  • Top 10 domestic city pairs:
    • Melbourne-Sydney: 589,700, -4.9% year-on-year;
    • Brisbane-Sydney: 355,000, +5.1%;
    • Brisbane-Melbourne: 242,100, +1.4%;
    • Adelaide-Melbourne: 164,500, -6.6%;
    • Gold Coast-Sydney: 160,300, -12%;
    • Melbourne-Perth: 141,600, +8%;
    • Perth-Sydney: 126,500, +9.5%;
    • Adelaide-Sydney: 122,200, -7.2%;
    • Gold Coast-Melbourne: 113,900, -15.6%;
    • Brisbane-Cairns: 95,000, -3.8%;
  • Load factor: 77.5%, +1.2 ppts;
    • Melbourne-Sydney: 78.9%, +0.6 ppt;
    • Brisbane-Sydney: 80.6%, +2.4 ppts;
    • Brisbane-Melbourne: 81.8%, +3.0 ppts;
    • Adelaide-Melbourne: 78.9%, +3.2 ppts;
    • Gold Coast-Sydney: 78.3%, +0.8 ppt;
    • Melbourne-Perth: 80.2%, +0.9 ppt;
    • Perth-Sydney: 74.8%, +0.6 ppt;
    • Adelaide-Sydney: 78.1%, +2 ppts;
    • Gold Coast-Melbourne: 83.4%, -1 ppts;
    • Brisbane-Cairns: 85.9%, +4.4 ppts;
  • Passenger traffic (RPKs): +1.1%;
  • Capacity (ASKs): -0.5%;
  • Seats: 5.5 million, -3%. [more]