Cathay Pacific pax up 1% to 3.2m in Jul-2018, load factor stable at 86.7%

    Cathay Pacific reported (17-Aug-2018) the following traffic highlights for Jul-2018:

    • Passengers: 3.2 million, +1.1% year-on-year;
      • Passenger traffic (RPKs): +2.7%;
        • China: -0.5%;
        • Northeast Asia: +0.7%;
        • Southeast Asia: +0.8%;
        • India, Middle East, Pakistan and Sri Lanka: +0.2%;
        • South West Pacific and South Africa: -0.1%;
        • North America: +1.3%;
        • Europe: +9.9%;
    • Passenger load factor: 86.7%, -0.1ppt;
    • Capacity (ASKs): +2.8%;
    • Cargo: 184,935 tonnes, +2.9%;
    • Cargo load factor: 70.3%, +1.6ppts;
    • Flights: 7059, +1.3%. [more – original PR]