Air New Zealand passenger numbers down 3% – traffic highlights for Aug-2012:
- Passenger numbers: 975,000, -2.9% year-on-year;
- Passenger load factor: 81.6%, -0.3 ppt;
Air New Zealand: “Group-wide yields for the financial year to date were down 1.2% on the same period last year. Compared to August 2011, year to date short-haul yields were down 4.0%, but long-haul yields were up by 3.4%. Removing the impact of foreign exchange, Group-wide yields were down 0.9%.” Source: Company statement, 25-Sep-2012.