Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS)1 transported 1,586,914 passengers in May, 10.6% more than the same month last year. SWISS also operated more flights in the month: 12,761, a 4.6% increase on May 2017.
May systemwide capacity, measured in available seat-kilometres (ASK), was raised 5.1%. Total traffic volume for May, measured in revenue passenger-kilometres (RPK), increased by 6.9%. Systemwide seat load factor for the month improved accordingly, rising 1.4 percentage points from its May 2017 level to 82.2%.
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