AFRAA reports capacity (seats) up 7% in Aug-2017

    African Airlines Association (AFRAA) reported (07-Sep-2017) the following capacity data for all passenger services (nonstop and with stops) from Africa to other regions in Aug-2017:

    • Seats:
      • African airlines: 10.1 million, +4.9% year-on-year;
        • Intra Africa: 7.6 million, +1.0%;
        • Africa-Europe: 1.4 million, +10.1%;
        • Africa-North America: 98,765, +4.6%;
        • Africa-Middle East: 811,630, +3.7%;
        • Africa-Asia: 166,654, +9.5%;
      • Other carriers: 3.9 million, +12.2%. [more – original PR]