World News: 11:53 GMT Thursday 6th December 2018. [Icelandair Group hf. via Globe Newswire via SPi World News]
The number of passengers on international flights was 280 thousand in November and increased by 12% compared to November last year. The capacity measured in available seat kilometres (ASK) increased by 13%. The load factor was 79.8% and increased by 1.8 percentage points between years.
The number of passengers on domestic and regional flights were 22 thousand, decreasing by 16% compared to November last year. Flights to Belfast, Aberdeen and between Keflavik and Akureyri stopped mid of May, explaining the reduction in the number of passengers. The load factor was 65.2% increasing by 6.5 ppt. Sold block hours in charter flights decreased by 2% between years. Freight increased by 12%. The number of available room nights at the Company’s Hotels was up by 20% from last year. The room occupancy was 76.7% compared to 75.5% in November 2017.
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Bogi Nils Bogason, President and CEO, Icelandair Group
Íris Hulda Þórisdóttir, Director Investor Relations, Icelandair Group
Globe Newswire: 11:53 GMT Thursday 6th December 2018
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