Aeroflot traffic and capacity statistics for June and 6 months of 2012

26 July 2012

July 26, 2012, Moscow - JSC “Aeroflot – Russian Airlines” summed up traffic and capacity statistics for June and 6 months of 2012.

In June 2012 passenger turnover of the company went up by 18.7% against the same period in 2011 and totaled 4,467.7 mln passenger-kilometers. The international passenger turnover reached 3,060.1 mln passenger-kilometers which is 20.0% more compared to the same period of 2011. The domestic passenger turnover increased by 16.0% against June 2011 and amounted to 1,407.6 mln passenger-kilometers.

Seat load factor and revenue load factor in June 2012 totaled 78.4% and 63.0%, respectively.

Total passenger traffic increased by 24.9% and reached an all-time monthly record amounting to 1,605.3 ths passengers. The international passenger traffic rose by 23.6% (+188.0 ths passengers) hitting 984.7 ths passengers. The number of passengers served on domestic lines was 620.6 ths which is 27.1% more (+132.2 ths passengers) against June 2011.

Aeroflot cargo-mail tonnage totaled 15,179.6 tonne which is 24.0% more compared to June 2011.

The results for first 6 months of 2012 show that passenger turnover of Aeroflot was 22,619.0 mln passenger-kilometers, which represents 20.0% (+3,766.5 mln pkm) increase compared with the results for 6 months of 2011. The number of carried passengers increased by 27.2% (+1,698.5 ths passengers) to become 7,938.4 ths passengers. The seat load factor totaled 74.8%.

Aeroflot is Russia’s leading air carrier, member of the global SkyTeam alliance. Its consolidated route network covers 983 destinations in 178 countries. In 2011 Aeroflot carried over 14 million passengers.

In 2011 SkyTrax put Aeroflot into the top 3 of the ‘most dynamically developing airlines of the world’ and honoured Aeroflot with a prestigious international SkyTrax World Airline Award as ‘the best airline in Eastern Europe’.

In 2010 Air Transport World magazine put Aeroflot at the top 25 world airlines for ‘operational profit’ and ‘net profit’ results.

Aeroflot was the first Russian carrier to enter the IOSA Registry, and has been consistently re-attested. 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.

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