Finnair Traffic Performance in February 2015

Finnair Plc.  Stock Exchange Release 10 March 2015 at 09:00 EET

In February, Finnair's overall capacity grew by 2.9 per cent and traffic measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometres grew by 2.2 per cent year on year. Passenger load factor was 78.9 per cent.

The capacity in Asian traffic grew by 1.0 per cent and the traffic measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometres by 1.9 per cent year on year.

The capacity in European traffic increased by 4.4 per cent and traffic measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometres by 2.0 per cent year on year. 

In cargo, traffic measured in revenue tonne kilometres decreased by 5.7 per cent and the overall capacity grew by 4.1 per cent year on year. The load factor fell by 5.9 percentage points year-on-year and was 57.1 per cent.

In February, 87.0 per cent of all flights arrived on schedule (84.6).

Traffic statistics for March are published on Thursday, 9 April 2015.

Finnair Traffic Performance February 2015

February 2015   %-Change   Year-to date 2015   %-Change
Total Traffic
Passengers 1000 719,5 3,3 1 432,9 2,4
Available seat kilometres mill 2 399,5 2,9 5 016,0 2,8
Revenue passenger kilometres mill 1 892,6 2,2 3 894,1 1,7
Passenger load factor % 78,9 -0,6 p 77,6 -0,8 p
Cargo tonnes total 9 785,3 -6,8 19 131,0 -12,1
Available tonne kilometres mill 350,6 0,2 738,2 -0,4
Revenue tonne-kilometres mill 227,8 0,0 462,3 -2,2
Overall load factor % 65,0 -0,1 p 62,6 -1,2 p
Europe
Passengers 1000 404,4 3,9 816,4 4,9
Available seat kilometres mill 892,4 4,4 1 829,0 4,1
Revenue passenger kilometres mill 665,3 2,0 1 345,5 2,6
Passenger load factor % 74,6 -1,7 p 73,6 -1,1 p
North Atlantic
Passengers 1000 20,9 4,1 43,2 3,3
Available seat kilometres mill 194,5 10,7 406,0 8,4
Revenue passenger kilometres mill 155,6 3,7 321,5 2,8
Passenger load factor % 80,0 -5,4 p 79,2 -4,3 p
Asia
Passengers 1000 130,8 3,1 275,1 2,1
Available seat kilometres mill 1 180,8 1,0 2 545,6 2,2
Revenue passenger kilometres mill 980,4 1,9 2 061,9 1,1
Passenger load factor % 83,0 0,7 p 81,0 -0,9 p
Domestic
Passengers 1000 163,4 1,8 298,3 -3,6
Available seat kilometres mill 131,8 0,2 235,4 -8,7
Revenue passenger kilometres mill 91,3 4,1 165,3 -0,3
Passenger load factor % 69,3 2,6 p 70,2 5,9 p
Cargo Traffic
Cargo scheduled traffic total tonnes 8 491,5 8,3 16 657,3 3,8
Europe tonnes 1 593,6 1,9 3 162,2 -4,2
North Atlantic tonnes 773,1 14,4 1 410,3 9,2
Asia tonnes 5 989,4 9,9 11 815,1 6,0
Domestic tonnes 135,4 -8,5 269,6 -12,8
Cargo flights, tonnes** 1 293,8 -51,4 2 473,8 -56,8
Cargo tonnes total 9 785,3 -6,8 19 131,0 -12,1
Available tonne kilometres* mill 102,5 4,1 220,1 5,1
Revenue tonne kilometres mill 58,5 -5,7 113,7 -12,4
Cargo load factor* % 57,1 -5,9 p 51,7 -10,4 p
- North-Atlantic cargo load factor* % 45,1 -16,2 p 39,6 -19,8 p
- Asia cargo load factor* % 58,6 -2,2 p 53,0 -6,3 p

* Operational calculatory capacity

** Including purchased traffic

Change %: Change compared to the figures of the respective periods in the previous year

(p = percentage points)

Available seat kilometres, ASK: Total number of seats available, multiplied by the number of kilometres flown

Revenue passenger kilometres, RPK: Number of revenue passengers carried, multiplied by kilometres flown

Passenger load factor: Share of revenue passenger kilometres of available seat kilometres

Available tonne kilometres, ATK: Number of tonnes of capacity for carriage of passengers, cargo and mail, multiplied by kilometres flown

Revenue tonne kilometres, RTK: Total revenue load consisting of passengers, cargo and mail, multiplied by kilometres flown

Overall load factor: Share of revenue tonne kilometres of available tonne kilometres



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