9-Aug-2011 12:45 PM

Lufthansa Group passenger numbers up 6.6% in Jul-2011

Lufthansa Group reports (08-Aug-2011) the following traffic highlights in Jul-2011:

  • Passenger numbers: 10.5 million, +6.6% year-on-year;
  • Passenger load factor: 83.8%, -0.8 ppt;
    • Lufthansa Passenger Airlines: 83.7%, -1.2 ppts;
    • SWISS: 87.5%, +0.7 ppt;
    • Austrian Airlines: 82.1%, -0.5 ppt;
    • bmi: 74%, -6.1 ppts;
    • Germanwings: 85.6%, +3.8 ppts. [more]

Lufthansa Group: “In July the Passenger Airline Group again recorded strong sales increases in long and short haul. The major long-haul regions Americas and Asia/Pacific reported sales increases of 7.5 and 11.4%, respectively. In short haul the additional capacity of 6.8%, which mainly reflects the larger number of seats per flight and thus improved unit costs, was sold in full (+6.9%),” Source: Company statement, 08-Aug-2011.

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