AirAsia’s growth continues at a frantic pace – but loads slip slightly in 2Q2009

Air Asia’s preliminary statistics for 2Q2009 continue to display the seemingly inexorable growth displayed by this LCC for some time. The only slight cloud, indicating that capacity growth has run a little ahead of demand, is the carrier’s small slip in passenger seat factor. However, when this is balanced against the massive expansion of capacity, and considered in relation to economic factors and H1N1 flu fears, it is a set of figures that must have most other airlines looking on in envy.

Become a CAPA Member to access Analysis Reports

This CAPA Premium Analysis Report is 651 words.
Become a CAPA Member

Our Analysis Reports are only available to CAPA Members. CAPA Membership provides exclusive access to in-depth insights on the latest developments in the aviation and travel industry, developed by our team of dedicated analysts located in Europe, North America, Asia and Australia.

Each report offers a fresh perspective on the latest industry trends and is available online or via the CAPA mobile app, with customisable alerts to help you stay informed and identify new business opportunities.

CAPA Membership also provides access to our full suite of tools, including a tailored selection of more than 400 News Briefs every weekday and comprehensive data and analysis on thousands of companies around the world.