South Pac Airline Traffic: Focus on an Airline – October 2018

In this week’s exclusive Blue Swan Daily Infographic, we take a closer look at passenger traffic in the South Pacific, with a special focus on New Zealand’s flagship carrier, Air New Zealand. Air New Zealand have seen a 3.58% reduction in passengers for the 12 months ending in August 2018 and totalling 15.48 million. Despite the reduction passenger numbers grew by 5.29% when comparing August 2018 to August 2017.  Passenger load rates were steady at 83.03, up slightly by 0.69%. Air New Zealand plays an important role across the Tasman, with the carrier making the largest percentage of market share between the two countries at 34.8%.