Source: Icelandair Group hf.

Traffic Data November 2018

The number of passengers on international flights was 280 thousand in November and increased by 12% compared to November last year. The capacity measured in available seat kilometres (ASK) increased by 13%.  The load factor was 79.8% and increased by 1.8 percentage points between years.

The number of passengers on domestic and regional flights were 22 thousand, decreasing by 16% compared to November last year. Flights to Belfast, Aberdeen and between Keflavik and Akureyri stopped mid of May, explaining the reduction in the number of passengers.  The load factor was 65.2% increasing by 6.5 ppt. Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 2% between years. Freight increased by 12%. The number of available room nights at the Company’s Hotels was up by 20% from last year. The room occupancy was 76.7% compared to 75.5% in November 2017.

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTSNOV 18NOV 17CHG (%)YTD 18YTD 17CHG (%)
Number of Passengers 280,037249,16012%3,878,0343,817,7142%
Load Factor79.8%78.1%1.8 ppt81.1%83.1%-2.0 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)1,135.61,000.613%15,204.714,299.36%
Revenue Passenger KM (RPK´000,000)906.6781.116%12,330.511,880.04%
Stage length (KM)3,2383,0935%3,2123,0744%
       
DOMESTIC AND REGIONAL FLIGHTSNOV 18NOV 17CHG (%)YTD 18YTD 17CHG (%)
Number of Passengers22,36326,507-16%299,943325,996-8%
Load Factor65.2%58.7%6.5 ppt65.7%66.4%-0.7 ppt
Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)10.616.0-34%171.0200.0-14%
       
CHARTER FLIGHTSNOV 18NOV 17CHG (%)YTD 18YTD 17CHG (%)
Fleet Utilisation92.3%100.0%-7.7 ppt92.6%97.9%-5.3 ppt
Sold Block Hours2,3952,448-2%31,03424,57126%
       
CARGONOV 18NOV 17CHG (%)YTD 18YTD 17CHG (%)
Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000)11,30710,12712%114,748106,9727%
       
HOTELSNOV 18NOV 17CHG (%)YTD 18YTD 17CHG (%)
Available Hotel Room Nights32,34026,88020%374,576343,4829%
Sold Hotel Room Nights24,80320,30522%304,320282,3398%
Occupancy of Hotel Rooms76.7%75.5%1.2 ppt81.2%82.2%-1.0 ppt

For further information please contact:

Bogi Nils Bogason, President and CEO, Icelandair Group
bogi@icelandairgroup.is

Íris Hulda Þórisdóttir, Director Investor Relations, Icelandair Group
iris@icelandairgroup.is