The Company carried 332 thousand passengers on international flights in May. The number of passengers was up by 4% as compared to May last year.
The capacity increase in available seat kilometres was 3%. The passenger load factor was 81.1%, increasing by 2.9 percentage points compared to the same month last year.
Passengers on domestic and regional flights were 29 thousand in May, which is 12% increase from May last year. The capacity was increased by 3%. The load factor was 67.9% compared to 67.2% in May last year.
Sold block hours in charter flights increased by 17% between years. Cargo transport increased by 7% year-on-year.
Icelandair Hotels report a 2,4% Decline in room utilisation
The number of sold room nights at the Company’s Hotels was up by 11% from previous year. The room utilisation was 77.0%, compared to 79.4% in May last year.
|INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS||MAY 17||MAY 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Number of Passengers||332,437||318,285||4%||1,260,198||1,105,464||14%|
|Load Factor||81.1%||78.2%||2.9 ppt||79.3%||79.2%||0.1 ppt|
|Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)||1,292.1||1,260.3||3%||4,863.6||4,202.8||16%|
|DOMESTIC AND REGIONAL FLIGHTS||MAY 17||MAY 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Number of Passengers||29,470||26,357||12%||127,369||118,057||8%|
|Load Factor||67.9%||67.2%||0.7 ppt||64.9%||69.9%||-5.0 ppt|
|Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)||15.4||14.8||3%||69.4||59.5||17%|
|CHARTER FLIGHTS||MAY 17||MAY 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Fleet Utilisation||100.0%||100.0%||0.0 ppt||95.5%||97.2%||-1.7 ppt|
|Sold Block Hours||2,046||1,754||17%||10,186||9,912||3%|
|CARGO||MAY 17||MAY 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000)||9,632||8,979||7%||43,317||44,125||-2%|
|HOTELS||MAY 17||MAY 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Available Hotel Room Nights||28,567||24,983||14%||136,207||119,968||14%|
|Sold Hotel Room Nights||21,994||19,839||11%||106,259||90,996||17%|
|Utilisation of Hotel Rooms||77.0%||79.4%||-2.4 ppt||78.0%||75.9%||2.2 ppt|