9-Nov-2010 12:39 PM

Air France-KLM passenger numbers up 2% in Oct-2010

Air France-KLM passenger numbers up 2% - consolidated traffic highlights in Oct-2010:

  • Passenger numbers: 6.4 million, +2.0% year-on-year;
  • Load factor: 84.2%, +1.7 ppts;
    • Europe: 76.5%, +4.3 ppts;
    • Trans-Atlantic: 88.3%, -0.7 ppt;
    • Asia Pacific: 89.5%, +2.0 ppts;
    • Africa and Middle East: 79.4%, +0.4 ppt;
    • Caribbean and Indian Ocean: 83.1%, +3.2 ppts;
  • Cargo traffic (FTKs): +6.4%;
  • Cargo load factor: 70.3%, +2.7 ppts. [more]

Air France-KLM: “Despite the disruption caused by repeated air traffic control strikes in France, the passenger and cargo activities maintained the positive trend seen over the past few months with a further rise in traffic and load factors and a marked improvement in unit revenues. Unit revenue per available seat kilometer (RASK) excluding currency was up strongly compared with October 2009, with dynamic performances in both economy and premium classes,” Source: Company statement, 08-Nov-2010.

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