Published on : Monday, December 11, 2017
Austrian Airlines transported around 953,000 passengers in November 2017, corresponding to a rise of 9.3 percent compared to November of 2016. This increase is mainly due to the expansion of European flight offering. The flight offering, measured in available seat kilometers (ASK) was up by 0.3 percent to more than 1.8 billion. Revenue passenger kilometers (RPK) increased by 3.5 percent to more than 1.3 billion. The passenger load factor was at an average of 73.0 percent in November 2017, an increase of 2.3 percentage points from the prior-year month.
In the period January to November 2017, Austrian Airlines carried a total of nearly 12 million passengers, comprising a rise of 12.9 percent. The flight offering in available seat kilometers (ASK) was up by 6.9 percent to more than 24 billion. Revenue passenger kilometers amounted to round 18.6 billion until the end of November, an increase of 7.7 percent compared to the previous year. The passenger load factor was up slightly by 0.6 percentage points to 77.1 percent.