Lufthansa Group pax numbers up 3% in Oct-2012, load factor up
Lufthansa Group reports (12-Nov-2012) the following traffic highlights in Oct-2012:
- Passenger numbers*: 9.4 million, +2.7% year-on-year;
- Passenger load factor: 79%, +1.3 ppts;
Lufthansa Group: “As expected, sales grew year-on-year in October (+0.8%), though the growth rates were slightly slower than in prior months. The Passenger Airline Group responded accordingly with capacity adjustments (-0.8%) and, as in prior months, was able to increase the load factor year on year (+1.3 pts.). The pricing environment developed positively.” Source: Company statement, 12-Nov-2012.