AEROFLOT PERFORMANCE IN SEPTEMBER AND NINE MONTHS OF 2009
October 26 2009, Moscow. – Aeroflot Russian Airlines JSC has analyzed its results for the September and nine months of 2009.
In September 2009, the company carried 833,800 passengers (including 14,100 by charter), and performed 2,478 million passenger kilometers.
Work volume in September in terms of passenger traffic was 96.5% against the same period of 2008. Passenger load factor in September was 1.6% higher than in the last year and amounted to 77.5%. The September performance indicators were backed by positive financial and economic results.
Over the nine months of 2009, Aeroflot carried 6,500 thousand passengers, and performed 19,214 million passenger kilometers. Passenger load factor was 69.0%.
As compared to the figures of 2008, work volume in terms of passenger traffic has decreased by 8.9% against the 15% decline on the air carriage market.
Within the project of support provision to passengers of KD Avia, Aeroflot carried about 15,000 passengers with KD Avia tickets; and over 26,500 subsidised passengers have been carried since May 2009 under the subsidised carriage program for the Far East region.