14-Jun-2013 3:44 PM

Monarch Group makes 'substantial' progress towards return to profitability by Oct-2013

Monarch Group reported (13-Jun-2013) the following financial highlights for six months ended 30-Apr-2013:

  • Total revenue:
  • Passenger numbers:
    • Monarch Airlines: 2.0, +7%;
    • Tour operations: 188,000, +14.6%;
  • Load factor: 79.0%, +0.5 ppt;
  • Total revenue per ASK: GBP3.72 pence, +8.3%;
  • Passenger revenue per ASK: GBP2.99 pence, +4.3%;
  • Ancillary seat revenue per ASK: GBP0.63 pence, +39.2%;
  • Ancillary non-seat revenue per ASK: GBP0.1 pence, -14.5%;
  • Yields: +4%. [more - original PR]

The group also announced "substantial reduction" in loss before tax by 71% to GBP14.9 million in financial year ended 31-Oct-2012, which is in line with its business plan objectives and major progress towards achieving its turnaround plan of return to overall group profitability by Oct-2013.