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 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.