9-May-2012 11:55 AM

SAS Group passenger numbers up 3.4% in Apr-2012, load factor up but yield weaker

SAS Group passenger numbers up 3.4% – traffic highlights for Apr-2012:

  • Passenger numbers: 2.3 million, +3.4% year-on-year;
  • Passenger load factor: 75.5%, +1.2 ppts;

*Includes Blue1

SAS: “During Mar-2012, currency adjusted yield (Scandinavian Airlines and Blue1) was down by 3.8% versus previous year and RASK was down 0.5%. For Apr-2012, (change vs last year), the yield and RASK development is expected to be similar to the outcome in March.” Source: Company statement, 08-May-2012.