Cathay Pacific Group pax down 7%, cargo down 4% in Sep-2019

    Cathay Pacific Group reported (18-Oct-2019) the following combined traffic highlights for Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon for Sep-2019:

    • Passengers: 2.4 million, -7.1% year-on-year;
    • Passenger load factor: 73.6%, -7.2ppts;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): +0.1%;
      • Europe: +11.8%;
      • South West Pacific: +7.0%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: +4.5%;
      • North America: -3.0%;
      • Northeast Asia: -6.9%;
      • Southeast Asia: -6.9%;
      • Mainland China: -23.2%;
    • Capacity (ASKs): +9.8%;
      • North East Asia: +16.0%;
      • North America: +12.6%;
      • Europe: +11.4%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: +9.4%;
      • South West Pacific: +8.1%;
      • South East Asia: +4.9%;
      • Mainland China: -2.8%;
    • Cargo: 172,637 tonnes, -4.4%;
    • Cargo load factor: 73.6%, -7.2ppts;
    • Flights: 6507, +2.4%.