Air New Zealand releases Monthly Investor Update for May-2017

    Air New Zealand released (20-Jun-2017) its Monthly Investor Update for May-2017. As part of the update, Air New Zealand revealed the following May market conditions:

    • Air New Zealand carried 1,165,000 passengers during the month of May, an increase of 8.7% year on year;
      • Short haul passenger numbers increased by 9.4%;
      • Domestic passenger numbers increased by 9.8%;
      • Tasman/Pacific passenger numbers increased by 8.2%;
      • Long haul passenger numbers increased by 4.0%;
    • Revenue passenger kilometres (RPKs) were 6.3% higher on a capacity (ASKs) increase of 5.4%;
      • Short haul RPKs increased by 9.3%;
      • Domestic RPKs increased by 12.0%;
      • Tasman/Pacific RPKs increased by 7.8%;
      • Long haul RPKs increased by 4.1%;
    • Group load factors were up 0.7% to 81.1%;
      • Short haul load factor increased by 0.8%;
      • Domestic load factor increased by 0.8%;
      • Tasman/Pacific load factor increased by 1.7%;
      • Long haul load factor increased by 0.6%.