19-Jul-2011 10:50 AM

Cebu Pacific passenger numbers up 15%

Cebu Pacific reports (18-Jul-2011) the following traffic highlights for the three months ended Jun-2011:

  • Passenger numbers: 3.1 million, +15% year-on-year;
    • International: 683,000, +21%;
    • Domestic: 2.4 million, +13%;
  • Passenger load factor: 89%, +1.0 ppts. [more]

Passengers to and from Singapore increased by 22% year-on-year in 2Q2011 while passengers to and from North Asia grew by 13%, led by Taiwan (up by 66%), South Korea (up by 42%) and China (up by 38%).

Cebu: “We will continue to expand internationally, consistent with our goal to bring more tourists to and from the Philippines. As we accept delivery of more brand-new aircraft orders in the last week of September and Oct-2011, we will continue offering the lowest fares to all the destinations we serve. CEB is slated to begin its Tawi-Tawi to Zamboanga flights, as well as its Cagayan de Oro-Iloilo service on 14-Oct, further expanding CEB’s network in the Philippines,” CEB VP for Marketing and Distribution, Candice Iyog. Source: Company statement, 18-Jul-2011.