China Airlines pax up 3% in Aug-2018, operating revenue up 8% with strong cargo revenue growth

    China Airlines reported (11-Sep-2018) the following traffic highlights for Aug-2018:

    • Operating revenue*: TWD13,343 million (USD434.5 million), +8.2% year-on-year;
      • Passenger: TWD4319 million (USD274.9 million), +2.6%;
      • Cargo: TWD4302 million (USD140.6 million), +20.2%;
    • Passengers: 1.4 million, +2.7%;
    • Passenger load factor: 82.9%, -1.3ppts;
    • Passenger yield: TWD2.30 (USD7.5 cents), -0.9%;
    • Cargo traffic (FTKs): +2.8%;
    • Cargo load factor: 72.6%, +1.1ppts;
    • Cargo yield: TWD8.44 (USD27.5 cents), +16.9%. [more – original PR]

    *Based on the conversion rate USD1 = TWD30.7095