12-Dec-2012 12:12 PM

Lufthansa Group pax numbers down 1% in Nov-2012, load factor up

Lufthansa Group reports (11-Dec-2012) the following traffic highlights in Nov-2012:

  • Passenger numbers*: 7.7 million, -1.3% year-on-year;
    • Lufthansa Passenger Airlines**:5.6 million, -2.1%;
      • Europe: 4.5 million, -1.9%
      • America: 520,000, +1.2%;
      • Asia/Pacific: 344,000, -6.6%;
      • Middle East/Africa: 238,000, -5.0%;
  • Passenger load factor: 75.5%, +1.4 ppts;
    • Lufthansa Passenger Airlines: 74.6%, +0.9 ppt;

*Lufthansa Passenger Airlines, SWISS, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa Cargo
**Includes LH regional airlines and Germanwings

Lufthansa Group: “The Passenger Airline Group reduced its capacities in November by 2.4% compared with last year. Sales fell by less, at just -0.5% As in the year-to-date development, the passenger load factor went up again (75.5%, +1.4 pp). The pricing environment remained again positive.” Source: Company statement, 11-Dec-2012.

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