8-Nov-2013 11:54 AM

Scandinavian Airlines pax numbers down 1% in Oct-2013, yield and RASK down in Sep-2013

SAS Group reports (07-Oct-2013) the following traffic* highlights for Scandinavian Airlines in Oct-2013:

  • Passenger numbers: 2.4 million, -1% year-on-year;
  • Passenger load factor: 72.3%, -2.3 ppts. [more – original PR]

*Due to the sale of Widerøe, the SAS Group does not include Widerøe’s traffic from 01 Oct-2013.

SAS Group: “Currency adjusted yield (Scandinavian Airlines) in Sep-2013 was down 3.9% and RASK was down 7.4% versus previous year, somewhat weaker than expected. In Oct-2013, the change in yield and RASK vs. last year is also expected to be negative,” Source: Company statement, 07-Nov-2013.