11-May-2010 10:49 AM

Finnair reports pax traffic down 28.4% in Apr-2010

Finnair reports (10-May-2010) the following traffic highlights in Apr-2010:
  • Passenger numbers: 442,000, -28.4% year-on-year;
  • Passenger traffic (RPK): -22.8%;
  • Passenger capacity (ASK): -22.1%;
  • Passenger load factor: 70.0%, -3.9 ppts.
  • Cargo volume: 7,279 tonnes, +7.3%. [more]
Finnair: “Finnair’s traffic was adversely affected by the ash cloud for over a week, which was an unprecedented situation. Within airspace restrictions, we were able at first to resume flights gradually and the situation returned to normal traffic within a few days,” Christer Haglund, Finnair SVP Communications. Source: Finnair, 10-May-2010.