Thai Airways pax down 1% in Mar-2018, Australia up 9.8%

    Thai Airways reported (19-Apr-2018) the following traffic highlights for Mar-2018:

    • Passengers: 1.8 million, -0.9% year-on-year;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): +2.7%;
      • Australia: +9.8%;
      • Europe: +8.0%;
      • Regional: -3.1%;
      • Domestic: -11.1%;
    • Passenger load factor: 81.3%, -1.6ppts;
      • Europe: 83.9%, -1.8ppts;
      • Regional: 80.5%, -3.0ppts;
      • Domestic: 78.7%, +2.9ppts;
      • Australia: 77.4%, +3.1ppts;
    • Cargo: 61,411 tons, +5.0%;
    • Cargo load factor: 63.5%, -1.3ppts. [more – original PR]