6-Sep-2013 9:29 AM

Air Canada reports eighth consecutive month of record pax, record load factor in Aug-2013

Air Canada reported (05-Sep-2013) the following traffic highlights for Aug-2013:

  • Passenger traffic (RPMs): +4.7% year-on-year;
  • Passenger load factor: 89.5%, +1.6 ppt;
    • Domestic: 87.7%, +0.3 ppt;
    • US transborder: 85.1%, +2.5 ppts;
    • Trans-Atlantic: 92.1%, +3.6 ppts;
    • Asia Pacific: 92.2%, -0.6 ppt;
    • Latin America and Caribbean*: 87.8%, +0.8 ppt. [more - original PR]

* Australia has been reclassified to "Pacific" from "Latin America & Caribbean"

Air Canada: "This is the eighth consecutive month Air Canada has set new records system-wide for passengers boarded, and on August 15 we achieved a new single day record of 127,100 customers," Calin Rovinescu, President and CEO. Source: Company statement, 05-Sep-2013.

Want More News Like This?

CAPA Membership gives you access to all news and analysis on the site, along with access to many areas of our comprehensive databases and toolsets.
Find Out More