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Delta pax down 7.5% in Dec-2009, load factor gain 0.4 ppt

8-Jan-2010 1:10 PM

Delta Air Lines passenger numbers down 7.5% - consolidated traffic highlights:

  • Dec-2009:
    • Passenger numbers: 12.5 million, -7.5% year-on-year;
    • Passenger traffic (RPMs): -7.5%;
    • Load factor: 81.2%, +0.4 ppt;
      • Domestic: 80.2%, -2.0 ppts;
      • International: 82.9%, +4.2 ppts;
        • Latin America: 77.8%, +1.9 ppt;
        • Trans-Atlantic: 83.3%, +6.4 ppts;
        • Asia Pacific: 85.6%, +1.4 ppt;
    • Cargo traffic (FTMs): +25.5%;
  • 12 months ended 31-Dec-2009:
    • Passenger numbers: 161.0 million, -6.2%;
    • Passenger traffic (RPMs): -6.8%;
      • Domestic: -5.8%;
      • International: -8.4%;
        • Latin America: -6.0%;
        • Trans-Atlantic: -7.1%;
        • Asia Pacific: -12.3%;
    • Load factor: 82.0%, -0.4 ppt;
      • Domestic: 82.9%, -0.1 ppt;
      • International: 80.7%, -0.7 ppt;
        • Latin America: 77.7%, -1.4 ppt;
        • Trans-Atlantic: 81.1%, +0.9 ppt;
        • Asia Pacific: 81.7%, -3.4 ppts;
    • Cargo traffic (FTMs): -20.1%. [more]