Air China Limited pax up 8%, cargo up 4% in May-2018

    Air China Limited reported (14-Jun-2018) the following traffic highlights for May-2018:

    • Passengers: 8.9 million, +8.0% year-on-year;
      • Domestic: 7.3 million, +5.9%;
      • International: 1.2 million, +19.5%;
      • Regional: 408,300, +16.3%;
    • Passenger load factor: 78%, -0.7ppt;
      • Domestic: 79.8%, -2.0ppt;
      • International: 75.1%, +0.7ppt;
      • Regional: 79.5%, +6.6ppts;
    • Cargo: 160,159 tonnes, +4.2%;
      • Domestic: 87,114 tonnes, +1.7%;
      • International: 66,195 tonnes, +8.0%;
      • Regional: 6850 tonnes, +0.4%;
    • Cargo load factor: 57.6%, -1.2ppt;
      • Domestic: 39.6%, -1.3ppts;
      • International: 65.9%, -1.4ppt;
      • Regional: 41.4%, -0.3ppt. [more – original PR]