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SWISS sets new passenger record for 2018

5 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Swiss International Air Lines 1 set a new record last year for its annual passenger volumes. The airline carried a total of 17,937,391 travellers in 2018 , a 6.2% increase on the previous year. SWISS operated 145,002 flights systemwide during the year, up 3.5% on 2017. Of these, 126,697 flights were within Europe and 18,305 flights were on intercontinental routes.
Total annual passenger capacity, measured in available seat-kilometres , was increased by 4.1%, while total annual traffic volume, expressed in revenue passenger-kilometres , rose 5.4%. ASK capacity and RPK volumes for Europe...
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Austrian Airlines Sets a New Passenger Record

Austrian Airlines Sets a New Passenger Record

5 monthes ago   |   By Travel and Tourworld

Austrian Airlines succeeded in setting a new passenger record in 2018 of 13.9 million passengers. This performance surpasses the previous all-time high of 2017 by one million passengers, comprising a year-on-year rise of 8.5 percent. The flight offering measured in available seat kilometers was up 6.2 percent. Revenue passenger kilometers climbed 9.7 percent compared to 2017. Capacity utilization of the flights equaled 79.3 percent on average, an increase of 2.5 percentage points. The number of flights was up 4.8 percent in the year 2018 to a total of 150,963.
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