Thai Airways pax up 2% to 1.7m in Aug-2018, load factor down slightly to 79.4%

    Thai Airways reported (16-Sep-2018) the following traffic highlights for Aug-2018:

    • Passengers: 1.7 million, +1.8% year-on-year;
    • Passenger traffic (RPKs): +1.2%;
      • Domestic: +16.9%;
      • Australia: +5.0%;
      • Europe: +4.6%;
      • Regional: -2.8%;
    • Passenger load factor: 79.4%, -0.7ppt;
      • Domestic: 75.9%, -8.4ppts;
      • Europe: 84.9%, +1.2ppts;
      • Australia: 78.6%, +1.2ppts;
      • Regional: 75.9%, -2.7ppts;
    • Cargo: 57,904 tonnes, +1.2%;
    • Cargo load factor: 57.9%, -6.8ppts. [more – original PR]