Lufthansa Group pax up 34.7%, load factor holding up in May-2010
Lufthansa Group passenger numbers up 34.7% - consolidated* traffic highlights in May-2010:
- Passenger numbers: 8.2 million, +34.7% year-on-year;
- Passenger load factor: 79.2%, +4.8 ppts;
- Cargo volume: 167,000 tonnes, +19.0%;
*Lufthansa commenced reporting bmi traffic from Jul-2009 onwards and Austrian Airlines traffic from Sep-2009 onwards
Lufthansa: "Following the air-space closures in April, the dynamic sales recovery continued in May for both passenger and freight traffic. On a like-for-like basis (without Austrian Airlines and bmi) the companies in the Group welcomed 9.3% more passengers on board", Media Statement, 09-Jun-2010.