Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,594,208 passengers in April, 8.0% more than in the same month last year. SWISS also operated more flights in April 2018 than it had the previous year: 12,321, an increase of 4.3%.
Systemwide capacity for April was raised 6.0% on the prior-year period in available seat-kilometre (ASK) terms. Total April traffic volume, measured in revenue passenger-kilometres (RPKs), was up 6.4%. Systemwide seat load factor improved accordingly, rising 0.3 percentage points to 85.2%.
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 also include those of its sister carrier Edelweiss) is provided in the tables attached.
1 excluding Edelweiss