Thai Airways pax down 1% to 1.6m in May-2018 on declining domestic traffic

    Thai Airways reported (21-Jun-2018) the following traffic highlights for May-2018:

    • Passengers: 1.6 million, -1.4% year-on-year;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): -1.0%;
    • Passenger load factor: 72.0%, -3.6ppts;
      • Domestic: 67.9%, +1.8ppts;
      • Regional: 73.4%, -2.7ppts;
      • Australia: 74.0%, -1.5ppts;
      • Europe: 69.6%, -6.7ppts;
    • Cargo: 58,739 tons, +12.6%;
    • Cargo load factor: 61.9%, +2.4ppts. [more – original PR]