March 7, 2013 Moscow
JSC “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” summed up traffic and capacity statistics for January 2013.
In January 2013 passenger traffic increased by 19.1% against January 2012 and totaled 1,395.7 ths passengers.
International passenger traffic rose by 22.0% (+155.9 ths passengers) reaching 863.1 ths passengers. The number of passengers served on domestic lines was 532.6 ths which is 14.6% more (+67.9 ths passengers) compared to the result of January 2012.
Seat load factor in January 2013 rose by 1.4 p.p. compared to January 2012 and reached 73.7%. Revenue load factor reached 60.0% (+2.2 p.p. compared to January 2012).
Passenger turnover of the company went up by 21.8% against January 2012 and reached 4,248 mln passenger-kilometers. International passenger turnover totaled 3,034 mln passenger-kilometers which is 25.1% more compared to the same period of 2012. The domestic passenger turnover increased by 14.3% against January 2012 and amounted to 1,214 mln passenger-kilometers.
Aeroflot cargo-mail tonnage totaled 11,655 tonne which is 14.5% more compared to January 2012.
The information indicated above refers to JSC “Aeroflot” standalone and does not include the results of the subsidiary airlines.
Established in 1923 with a headquarters in Moscow, Aeroflot is Russia's flagship airline and the largest national air company. Proudly being a member of SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot with its partnering members provides service to 1000 destinations in 187 countries. Aeroflot operates one of the most modern and youngest fleets in Europe counting 130 aircraft formed by Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners with an average airplane age of 5 years. In 2011 Aeroflot carried more than 14.2 million passengers, showing the best result in modern Russia's history. In the same year Aeroflot was honored with a prestigious international SkyTrax World Airline Award as 'The best airline in Eastern Europe'.