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Thai Airways passenger numbers soar 56.7%, load factor also jump in Dec-2009

29-Jan-2010 12:25 PM

Thai Airways passenger numbers soar 56.7% - traffic highlights:

  • Dec-2009:
    • Passenger numbers: 1.8 million, +56.7% year-on-year;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): +55.0%;
      • Domestic: +47.6%;
      • Regional: +70.0%;
      • Australia: 45.3%;
      • Europe: +52.3%;
      • North Pacific: +80.0%;
    • Load factor: 77.0%, +13.2 ppts;
      • Domestic: 82.9%, +8.2 ppts;
      • Regional: 74.8%, +16.5 ppts;
      • Australia: 77.0%, +11.9 ppts;
      • Europe: 78.9%, +11.5 ppts;
      • North Pacific: 77.2%, +7.3 ppts;
    • Cargo volume: 57,446 tonnes, +86.8%;
  • 12 months ended 31-Dec-2009:
    • Passenger numbers: 18.5 million, -1.2%;
    • Passenger traffic: -6.7%;
      • Domestic: +11.8%;
      • Regional: -5.7%;
      • Australia: -7.8%;
      • Europe: -3.3%;
      • North Pacific: -50.0%;
    • Load factor: 73.0%, -1.8 ppt;
      • Domestic: 79.7%, -1.0 ppt;
      • Regional: 69.5%, -0.1 ppt;
      • Australia: 70.7%, -6.5 ppts;
      • Europe: 76.6%, -3.1 ppts;
      • North Pacific: 75.6%, +2.5 ppts;
    • Cargo volume: 545,681 tonnes, -7.5%. [more]