Lufthansa Group airlines: Over 14.in August 2019 1 million passengers

Lufthansa Group airlines: Over 14.in August 2019 1 million passengers

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In August 2019, the Lufthansa Group airlines welcomed a lot more than 14.1 million passengers. This shows a rise of 2.9 percent when compared to previous year’month s. The available seat kilometres were up 1.year 8 percent over the previous, concurrently, sales increased by 2.7 percent. August 2018 furthermore in comparison with, the seat load factor rose by 0.8 percentage points to 87.2 percent.

Cargo capacity increased by 8.9 percent year-on-year, while cargo sales increased by 1.5 percent in revenue tonne-kilometre terms. As a total result, the Cargo load factor showed a corresponding reduction, decreasing by 4.2 percentage points to 58.8 percent.

Network Airlines with around 10.2 million passengers

The Network Airlines including Lufthansa German Airlines, SWISS and Austrian Airlines carried around 10.in August &ndash 2 million passengers; 3.3 percent a lot more than in the prior-year period. Year when compared to previous, the available seat kilometres increased by 3.in August 1 percent. The sales volume was by 4 up.0 percent on the same period, having an increasing seat load factor by 0.7 percentage points to 87.3 percent.

Strongest passenger growth at Zurich hub

In August, the strongest passenger growth of the network airlines was recorded at the Zurich hub with 7.0 percent. The real amount of passengers increased by 4.7 percent in Vienna and by 4.5 percent in Munich. In Frankfurt the real amount of passengers on the other hand decreased by 0.9 percent. The underlying offer also changed to varying degrees: In Munich the offer increased by 12.1 percent, in Zurich by 2.6 percent and in Frankfurt by 0.3 percent. In Vienna the offer decreased by 1.0 percent.

Lufthansa German Airlines transported a lot more than 6.in August 6 million passengers, a 1.month last year 8 percent increase compared to the same. A 4.0 percent upsurge in seat kilometres corresponds to a 4.8 percent upsurge in sales. The seat load factor rose by 0.7 percentage points to 86.8 percent.

Eurowings increases supply and sales on short-haul routes

Eurowings (including Brussels Airlines) carried around 3.in August 9 million passengers. Among this total, around 3.6 million passengers were on short-haul flights and 309,000 flew on long-haul flights. This corresponds to a rise of just one 1.year 8 percent compared with the previous, resulting from a rise of 2.8 % on short-haul flights and a reduced amount of 8.1 % on long-haul flights. A 3.5 percent reduction in capacity was offset by way of a 2.3 percent reduction in sales, leading to a rise of seat load factor by 1.0 percentage points to 87.0 percent.

In August, the real amount of seat-kilometres offered on short-haul routes was increased by 1.5 %, as the true amount of seat-kilometres sold increased by 3.5 % on the same period. This total results in a seat load factor of 87.1 %, that is 1.7 percentage points higher on these flights. On long-haul flights, the seat load factor decreased by 0.4 percentage points to 86.6 % on the same period. The 13.4 % reduction in capacity was offset by way of a 13.8 % reduction in sales.


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Lufthansa Group        
           
    Month yoy Cumulative yoy
Total Lufthansa Group Airlines Passengers in 1,000 14,143 +2.9% 97,678 +3.3%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 33,523 +1.8% 241,959 +4.0%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 29,240 +2.7% 199,668 +5.0%
Passenger load-factor (%) 87.2 +0.8pts. 82.5 +0.8pts.
Available Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 1,528 +8.9% 11,609 +8.5%
Revenue Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 898 +1.5% 7,030 -1.6%
Cargo load-factor (%) 58.8 -4.2pts. 60.6 -6.2pts.
Number of flights 106,794 +0.9% 790,564 +2.4%
           
Lufthansa German Airlines* Passengers in 1,000 6,634 +1.8% 47,918 +2.9%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 18,805 +4.0% 136,932 +4.1%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 16,323 +4.8% 112,870 +5.1%
Passenger load-factor (%) 86.8 +0.7pts. 82.4 +0.8pts.
Number of flights 48,169 -0.7% 374,766 +2.0%
thereof Hub FRA Passengers in 1,000 4,118 -0.9% 29,314 +1.4%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 12,777 +0.3% 93,512 +1.2%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 11,145 +1.5% 77,586 +2.5%
Passenger load-factor (%) 87.2 +1.0pts. 83.0 +1.1pts.
Number of flights 27,612 -3.4% 210,599 -0.1%
thereof Hub MUC Passengers in 1,000 2,359 +4.5% 17,502 +3.3%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 5,910 +12.1% 42,624 +10.3%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 5,096 +12.3% 34,751 +10.9%
Passenger load-factor (%) 86.2 +0.2pts. 81.5 +0.5pts.
Number of flights 18,500 -0.5% 149,631 +1.6%
SWISS Passengers in 1,000 2,182 +7.0% 14,489 +5.8%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 5,693 +2.6% 42,452 +6.4%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 5,052 +3.1% 35,567 +6.9%
Passenger load-factor (%) 88.8 +0.4pts. 83.8 +0.3pts.
Number of flights 15,924 +6.4% 112,717 +6.3%
Austrian Airlines Passengers in 1,000 1,489 +4.7% 9,748 +5.7%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 2,799 -1.0% 19,182 +3.4%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 2,447 +0.3% 15,478 +5.8%
Passenger load-factor (%) 87.4 +1.1pts. 80.7 +1.8pts.
Number of flights 13,089 +3.9% 92,999 +3.7%
Total
Network Airlines**
Passengers in 1,000 10,248 +3.3% 71,764 +3.9%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 27,264 +3.1% 198,328 +4.5%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 23,796 +4.0% 163,729 +5.6%
Passenger load-factor (%) 87.3 +0.7pts. 82.6 +0.8pts.
Number of flights 76,438 +1.5% 575,054 +3.1%
* Lufthansa German Airlines incl. Hub FRA, Hub MUC & regional airlines        
** Lufthansa German Airlines incl. Hub FRA, Hub MUC & regional airlines, SWISS incl. Edelweiss Air, Austrian Airlines    
           
Total
Eurowings*
Passengers in 1,000 3,895 +1.8% 25,914 +1.5%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 6,259 -3.5% 43,632 +1.7%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 5,444 -2.3% 35,938 +2.6%
Passenger load-factor (%) 87.0 +1.0pts. 82.4 +0.7pts.
Number of flights 30,356 -0.5% 215,510 +0.4%
* Incl. Eurowings and Brussels Airlines        
           
           
           
Network Airlines & Cargo*        
           
By region   Month yoy Cumulative yoy
Europe Passengers in 1,000 7,808 +3.8% 54,790 +3.4%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 8,304 +4.0% 58,862 +5.1%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 6,847 +5.1% 45,377 +4.4%
Passenger load-factor (%) 82.5 +0.8pts. 77.1 -0.5pts.
Available Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 77 +26.4% 564 +18.6%
Revenue Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 27 +8.2% 227 +0.8%
Cargo load-factor (%) 35.5 -6.0pts. 40.2 -7.1pts.
America
(North und South)
Passengers in 1,000 1,239 +1.2% 8,277 +4.0%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 10,571 +2.9% 74,435 +3.2%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 9,443 +3.7% 63,609 +5.3%
Passenger load-factor (%) 89.3 +0.7pts. 85.5 +1.7pts.
Available Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 727 +11.0% 5,401 +10.0%
Revenue Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 399 +4.0% 3,149 +0.5%
Cargo load-factor (%) 54.9 -3.7pts. 58.3 -5.5pts.
Asia/Pacific Passengers in 1,000 691 +3.7% 4,959 +4.7%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 6,237 +3.4% 46,889 +3.9%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 5,608 +3.8% 40,098 +5.0%
Passenger load-factor (%) 89.9 +0.3pts. 85.5 +0.9pts.
Available Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 588 +1.0% 4,558 +2.3%
Revenue Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 398 -5.9% 3,059 -8.0%
Cargo load-factor (%) 67.8 -5.0pts. 67.1 -7.5pts.
Middle East/
Africa
Passengers in 1,000 510 +0.2% 3,738 +11.0%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 2,152 +0.5% 18,140 +10.4%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 1,897 +2.1% 14,645 +12.6%
Passenger load-factor (%) 88.2 +1.4pts. 80.7 +1.6pts.
Available Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 137 +28.4% 1,086 +26.2%
Revenue Cargo tonne-kilometers (m) 73 +40.6% 596 +29.3%
Cargo load-factor (%) 53.6 +4.6pts. 54.8 +1.3pts.
* Lufthansa German Airlines incl. Hub FRA, Hub MUC & regional airlines, SWISS incl. Edelweiss Air, Austrian Airlines, Lufthansa Cargo  
           
 

Eurowings*

         
           
    Month yoy Cumulative yoy
Short-haul Passengers in 1,000 3,586 +2.8% 23,687 +1.2%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 4,390 +1.5% 28,825 +1.8%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 3,825 +3.5% 23,595 +2.4%
Passenger load-factor (%) 87.1 +1.7pts. 81.9 +0.5pts.
Long-haul Passengers in 1,000 309 -8.1% 2,227 +4.9%
Available seat-kilometers (m) 1,869 -13.4% 14,807 +1.6%
Revenue seat-kilometers (m) 1,618 -13.8% 12,343 +2.9%
Passenger load-factor (%) 86.6 -0.4pts. 83.4 +1.1pts.
* Incl. Eurowings and Brussels Airlines        

Author: George Taylor

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