10-Aug-2012 12:00 PM

Lufthansa Group pax numbers up 2% in Jul-2012, pricing environment develops positively

Lufthansa Group reports (09-Aug-2012) the following traffic highlights in Jul-2012:

  • Passenger numbers: 10.2 million, +2.1% year-on-year;
    • Lufthansa Passenger Airlines*: 7.4 million, +3.6%;
    • SWISS**: 1.6 million, +1.2%;
    • Austrian Airlines: 1.1 million, -5.6%;
  • Passenger load factor: 84.9%, +0.8 ppt;

*Includes LH regional airlines and Germanwings
**Includes Edelweiss Air

Lufthansa: “The positive trend in the Passenger Airline Group continued in July, with sales growth of 1.9% compared with last year. The pricing environment developed again positively.” Source: Company statement, 09-Aug-2012.