• 13-JUN-2019

  • Zurich Airport

SWISS carries more passengers in May

SWISS carries more passengers in May 2019
Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,619,237 passengers in May, 2.0% more than it had carried in the same month last year. A total of 13,328 flights were operated in the month, a 4.4% increase on the prior-year period.
Systemwide passenger capacity for May was raised 1.4% from its 2018 level in available seat-kilometre (ASK) terms. Total traffic volume for the month, measured in revenue passenger-kilometres (RPK), increased by 2.6%. Systemwide seat load factor improved accordingly, rising 1.0 percentage point to 83.2%.
Please note: to offer a full overview of the traffic performance of the airlines of the Lufthansa Group, we report all these carriers’ traffic results. This overview (in which the results for SWISS include those of its sister carrier Edelweiss) is provided in the tables attached.
1 excluding Edelweiss


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