Singapore Airlines reports passenger number down 7.3% in Nov-09
Singapore Airlines reports (15-Dec-09) the following traffic highlights in Nov-09:
- Passenger numbers: 1.4 million, -7.3% year-on-year;
- ASK: -9.4%;
- RPK: -5.1%;
- Passenger load factor: 81.9%, +3.8 ppts;
- Cargo volume: 102,000 tonnes, -2.2%. [more]
Singapore Airlines: “The year-on-year reduction in capacity followed the planned reduction in frequencies, termination of services to Amritsar and Vancouver (via Incheon), and the transfer of Hyderabad operations to SilkAir… Traffic demand has been encouraging as global economic conditions show signs of improvement. Singapore Airlines will continue to make appropriate adjustments where necessary to better match capacity to forward demand,” Company Statement. Source: SIA, 15-Dec-09.