June 4, 2012 Moscow
JSC “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” summed up traffic and capacity statistics for April and 4 months of 2012.
In April 2012 passenger turnover of the company went up by 21.1% against the same period in 2011 and totaled 3,772.1 mln passenger-kilometers. The international passenger turnover reached 2,620.7 mln passenger-kilometers which is 20.8% more compared to the same period of 2011. At domestic flights revenue passenger traffic increased by 21.7% against April 2011 and made 1,151.4 mln passenger-kilometers.
Seat load factor and revenue load factor in April 2012 totaled 77.3% and 64.7%, respectively.
Total passenger traffic increased by 29.2% coming to 1,344.0 ths passengers. The international passenger traffic rose by 22.7% (+146.8 ths passengers) hitting 793.8 ths passengers. The number of passengers served on domestic lines was 550.2 ths which is 40.0% more (+157.1 ths passengers) against April 2011. The significant growth of domestic passenger traffic caused by increasing number of own flights.
Aeroflot cargo-mail tonnage totaled 17,485.0 tonne which is 36.4% more compared to April 2011.
The results for 4 months of 2012 show that passenger turnover of Aeroflot was 14,389.1 mln passenger-kilometers, that is 22.2% (+2,617.7 mln pkm) growth compared with the results for 4 months of 2011. The number of carried passengers increased by 29.3% (+1,120.0 ths passengers) to become 4,943.5 ths passengers. The seat load factor totaled 74.6%.
Aeroflot - Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance with a consolidated route network covering 926 destinations in 173 countries. In 2011 Aeroflot carried more than 14 million passengers. Aeroflotis one of the most fast-growing airlines in the world according to SkyTrax. Besides company got the prestigious international SkyTrax World Airline Awards as "The best Eastern European Airline". Aeroflot is the one of the world top 25 airlines ranked by for financial and economic results according to Air Transport World magazine (“operating profit” and “net profit” category) in 2010. Aeroflot is the first Russian carrier that has entered the IOSA Registry, and to have regularly confirmed the certificate. Aeroflot has successfully passed the ISAGO (IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations) procedure. The Company’s Quality Management System is certified for compliance with ISO 9001:2008. Aeroflot operates one of Europe’s youngest air fleet that consists of 120 aircraft. Aeroflot is located in Sheremetyevo International Airport, Moscow. Find more at www.aeroflot.ru.