Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported a total of 1,871,704 passengers in August, a 6.7% increase on the same month last year. The travellers were carried on 14,126 flights, 6.5% more than were operated in the prior-year period.
Systemwide passenger capacity, measured in available seat-kilometres (ASK), was raised 1.9% from its August 2018 level. Total traffic volume, measured in revenue passenger-kilometres (RPK), also increased by 1.9%. As a result, systemwide seat load factor for the month remained unchanged from its prior-year level at 89.2%.
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