Cathay Pacific Group pax down 7%, cargo down 5% in Oct-2019

    Cathay Pacific Group reported (13-Nov-2019) the following combined traffic highlights for Cathay Pacific and Cathay Dragon for Oct-2019:

    • Passengers: 2.7 million, -7.1% year-on-year;
    • Passenger load factor: 77.6%, -4.0ppts;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): -2.7%;
      • Europe: +5.4%;
      • South West Pacific: +1.4%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: -1.1%;
      • Southeast Asia: -4.2%;
      • North America: -4.6%;
      • Northeast Asia: -5.5%;
      • Mainland China: -21.9%;
    • Capacity (ASKs): +2.4%;
      • Europe: +5.1%;
      • South Asia, Middle East & Africa: +4.6%;
      • North America: +3.7%;
      • South West Pacific: +3.7%;
      • South East Asia: +1.5%;
      • North East Asia: +0.2%;
      • Mainland China: -8.7%;
    • Cargo: 183,119 tonnes, -4.9%;
    • Cargo load factor: 68.0%, -2.4ppts;
    • Flights: 6777, -2.9%.