BITRE: Australia domestic pax 5.2m in Sep-2019, up 2.1%

    Australia‘s Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Region Economics (BITRE) reported (20-Nov-2019) the following traffic highlights for Australian domestic airlines for Sep-2019:

    • Passengers: 5.2 million, +2.1% year-on-year;
      • Melbourne-Sydney:  747,700, +1.1%;
      • Brisbane-Sydney: 401,700, +1.1%;
      • Brisbane-Melbourne: 311,900, +2.9;
      • Gold Coast-Sydney: 227,500, +2.1;
      • Adelaide-Melbourne: 210, 900, +4.5;
      • Gold Coast-Melbourne: 186,800, +4.2%;
      • Melbourne-Perth: 170,200, -8.6%;
      • Adelaide-Sydney: 152,900, +1.1%;
      • Perth-Sydney: 135,800, -3.8%;
      • Hobart-Melbourne: 126,300%, +3%;
    • Passenger load factor: 81.4%, +0.4ppts;
      • Gold Coast-Melbourne: 93.1%, +2.5ppts;
      • Brisbane-Melbourne: 86.6%, +1.8ppts;
      • Gold Coast-Sydney: 86.2%, +2.3ppts;
      • Adelaide-Sydney: 84.5%, +3.7ppts;
      • Melbourne-Sydney: 84.4%, +0.8ppt;
      • Melbourne-Perth: 83%, -1.8ppts;
      • Perth-Sydney: 83.2%, -1.4ppts;
      • Brisbane-Sydney: 82.5%, -0.5ppt;
      • Adelaide-Melbourne: 81%, +1.1ppts;
      • Hobart-Melbourne: 79.1%, +1.3ppts;
    • RPKs: +1%;
    • ASKs: +0.5%;
    • Aircraft movements: 53,348, -2.5%;
    • Seats: 6.5 million, +1.5%.