Aeroflot announced statistics of the company and Aeroflot Group for July 2014 and the first seven months of 2014, the carrier’s press-service reports.
“The carrier’s passenger traffic in July 2014 reached 2.35 million passengers (+11.8% as compared to the same period of 2013) in light of increasing demand on domestic air lines. The airline’s passenger traffic on domestic air lines increased by 32.6% compared to July 2013 due to increased flight frequency and capacities on high-demand destinations. Passenger traffic on international air lines decreased by 3.0% compared to July 2013, primarily due to the company’s refusal to perform flights under block charter agreements (the least profitable segment) and corresponding optimization of capacities on popular international routes. Moreover, lower frequency of flights to Kiev and Odessa, suspension of flights to Donetsk and Kharkov and changing the status of flights to Simferopol from international to domestic ones impacted the indicator”, - said in the company’s statement.
The company’s passenger traffic for 7 months of 2014 reached 13.31 million passengers (+14.3%). The carrier’s passenger turnover increased by 12.7% in July 2014 and totaled 6.67 billion passenger-kilometers. The passenger turnover on domestic and international air lines increased by 28.2% and 4.5% respectively. Aeroflot’s passenger turnover for 7 months of 2014 amounted to 37.84 billion passenger-kilometers (+12.3%).
Aeroflot Group’s passenger traffic for July 2014 increased 11.9% to 3.80 million passengers due to a 25.9% increase of passenger traffic on domestic air lines. The traffic on international air lines increased 0.5% in July 2014. The Group’s passenger traffic for 7 months of 2014 amounted to 19.46 million passengers (+11%). In July 2014 passenger turnover of Aeroflot Group increased 9.6% to 9.76 billion passenger-kilometers. The Group’s passenger turnover on domestic and international air lines increased by 18.7% and 4.3% respectively. Aeroflot Group’s passenger turnover for 7 months of 2014 reached 50.69 billion passenger-kilometers (+5.2%).
“Passenger traffic of Dobrolet in July 2014 was 43.38 thousand passengers; revenue passenger-kilometers - 53.71 million; available seat-kilometers - 57.56 million. Passenger load factor was 93.3% and revenue load factor was 88.2%. In July 2014 Dobrolet’s fleet amassed 539 flight hours”, - the company added.