Air New Zealand pax up 2% in Jul-2019, load factor improve slightly to 84%

    Air New Zealand reported (20-Aug-2019) the following traffic highlights for Jul-2019:

    • Passengers: 1.4 million, +2.4% year-on-year;
      • Short haul: 1.2 million, +1.7%;
        • Domestic: 875,000, +1.7%;
        • Tasman/Pacific: 350,000, +1.8%;
      • Long haul: 178,000, +7.5%;
        • Americas/UK: 105,000, +1.9%;
        • Asia/Japan/Singapore: 74,000, +16.6%;
    • Passenger load factor: 83.9%, +0.4ppt;
      • Short haul: 80.5%, -0.4ppt;
        • Domestic: 81.9%, +0.9ppt;
        • Tasman/Pacific: 79.9%, -0.9ppt;
      • Long haul: 86.9%, +0.9ppt;
        • Americas/UK: 88.5%, +0.8ppt;
        • Asia/Japan/Singapore: 84.2%, +1.3ppts;
    • Year-to-date RASK: -1.3%;
      • Short haul: -0.3%;
      • Long haul: -1.3%.