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Icelandair: Traffic Data August 2022

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In August 2022, the number of Icelandair’s passengers was 514 thousand, compared to 264 thousand in August last year. The total load factor on international and domestic flights was 89%. The number of passengers was 87% of the August 2019 passenger numbers.

The number of passengers on international flights was 489 thousand compared to 241 thousand in August 2021. The number of passengers to Iceland was 219 thousand and from Iceland 48 thousand. Via passengers were 221 thousand, or 45% of the international passengers. On time performance was 74%. On time performance has improved since last month, helped by improved operational stability at international airports. The load factor on international flights was 89%, compared to 72% in August 2021. The high load factor for August is driven by realisation of pent-up demand and improved load factor of Saga Premium seats. It is also a strong indicator of a well-balanced route network, effective revenue management and sales and marketing activities.

The number of passengers on domestic flights was over 25 thousand compared to around 23 thousand in August 2021. On time performance was 82%. The load factor on domestic flights was 73.6% compared to 67.5% in August 2021.

Sold block hours in charter flights increased by 26%. Freight measured in Freight Ton Kilometers decreased by 13% compared to August last year.



 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Route Network

Aug 22

Aug 21

CHG (%)

YTD 22

YTD 21

CHG (%)

Number of Passengers

513,958

264,151

95%

2,454,946

704,686

248%

Load Factor

89.0%

71.7%

17.3 ppt

80.5%

62.7%

17.8 ppt

Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)

1,711.7

1,069.1

60%

8,750.2

2,888.6

203%

Revenue Passenger KM (RPK´000,000)

1,522.7

766.2

99%

7,047.3

1,811.6

289%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

INTERNATIONAL FLIGHTS

Aug 22

Aug 21

CHG (%)

YTD 22

YTD 21

CHG (%)

To market (passengers)

219,224

144,983

51%

1,038,365

339,593

206%

From market (passengers)

48,244

24,313

98%

352,826

84,068

320%

Via market (passengers)

221,240

72,194

206%

889,584

140,413

534%

Number of Passengers

488,708

241,490

102%

2,280,775

564,074

304%

Load Factor

89.0%

71.7%

17.3 ppt

80.6%

62.6%

18.0 ppt

Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)

1,701.9

1,059.0

61%

8,685.9

2,828.5

207%

Revenue Passenger KM (RPK´000,000)

1,515.5

759.4

100%

6,997.7

1,770.5

295%

Stage length (KM)

3,099

3,160

-2%

3,075

3,107

-1%

On-Time-Performance (Arrivals)

73.8%

87.0%

-13.2 ppt

71.8%

87.0%

-15.2 ppt

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

DOMESTIC FLIGHTS

Aug 22

Aug 21

CHG (%)

YTD 22

YTD 21

CHG (%)

Number of Passengers

25,250

22,661

11%

174,171

140,612

24%

Load Factor

73.6%

67.5%

6.1 ppt

77.2%

68.3%

8.9 ppt

Available Seat KM (ASK´000,000)

9.9

10.0

-2%

64.3

60.1

7%

On-Time-Performance (Arrivals)

82%

92%

-9.6 ppt

73%

89%

-16.0 ppt

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cargo & Leasing

Aug 22

Aug 21

CHG (%)

YTD 22

YTD 21

CHG (%)

Sold Block Hours - Leasing

1,166

923

26%

9,235

8,903

4%

Freight Tonne KM (FTK´000)

9,868

11,365

-13%

88,297

89,953

-2%

CO2 EMISSIONS

Aug 22

Aug 21

CHG (%)

YTD 22

YTD 21

CHG (%)

Total CO2 emissions tonnes

119,173

77,658

53%

630,416

247,298

155%

CO2 emissions per OTK

0.72

0.89

-19%

0.77

0.98

-22%


Contact information
Investors: Iris Hulda Thorisdottir, Director Investor Relations. E-mail: iris@icelandairgroup.is
Media: Asdis Petursdottir, Director Communications. E-mail: asdis@icelandair.is