Air New Zealand passenger numbers up 5% - traffic highlights in Apr-2011:
- Passenger numbers: 1.0 million, +5.0% year-on-year;
- Passenger load factor: 82.3%, +2.9 ppts;
Air New Zealand: “Group-wide yields for the financial year to date were up 1.2% on the same period last year. Compared to last April, year to date short-haul yields were down 2.8% partly due to the new seats to suit product. Long-haul yields were up by 4.3%. Removing the impact of foreign exchange, group-wide yields were up 3.7%,” Source: Company statement, 24-May-2011.