The Company carried 420 thousand passengers on international flights in September. The number of passengers was up by 8% as compared to September last year.
The capacity increase compared to September 2016 was 10%. The passenger load factor was 80.6% compared to 81.3% last year.
Passengers on domestic and Greenland flights were almost 34 thousand in September, which is a 5% increase from September last year. The load factor was 70.3% and increased by 0.8 percentage points between years. Sold block hours in charter flights increased by 8% between years. Cargo transport increased by 3% year-on-year.
The number of sold room nights at our hotels was up by 2% from previous year. The room utilisation was 90.9% compared to 90.0% in September 2016.
|INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS||SEP 17||SEP 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Number of Passengers||420,041||388,382||8%||3,244,809||2,904,904||12%|
|Load Factor||80.6%||81.3%||-0.7 ppt||83.4%||82.8%||0.5 ppt|
|Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)||1,651.3||1,495.1||10%||12,107.8||10,700.7||13%|
|DOMESTIC AND REGIONAL FLIGHTS||SEP 17||SEP 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Number of Passengers||33,842||32,335||5%||269,875||254,975||6%|
|Load Factor||70.3%||69.5%||0.8 ppt||67.8%||69.6%||-1.8 ppt|
|Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)||20.7||19.0||9%||165.4||150.4||10%|
|CHARTER FLIGHTS||SEP 17||SEP 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Fleet Utilisation||100.0%||100.0%||0.0 ppt||97.4%||95.2%||2.2 ppt|
|Sold Block Hours||2,309||2,142||8%||19,903||18,035||10%|
|CARGO||SEP 17||SEP 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000)||10,286||9,965||3%||86,310||78,828||9%|
|HOTELS||SEP 17||SEP 16||CHG (%)||YTD 17||YTD 16||CHG (%)|
|Available Hotel Room Nights||27,960||27,780||1%||288,826||269,721||7%|
|Sold Hotel Room Nights||25,403||25,008||2%||238,074||224,289||6%|
|Utilisation of Hotel Rooms||90.9%||90.0%||0.8 ppt||82.4%||83.2%||-0.7 ppt|