Aircraft Statistics

FBoS Release No: 69, 2017

22nd November 2017


The latest aircraft statistics contained in this release covers both domestic and international operations by local airlines. Services provided by the air transport operators include, transport of passengers or freight by air over regular routes and on regular schedules and non schedule transport.

1. Passenger Kilometer Performed
International Flights

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  • In terms of capacity, the airlines had 1,661,196 thousand of available seat kilometers. One seat (empty or filled) flying one kilometer is an available seat kilometer.
  • The international flights utilized 76.0 percent (passenger load factor) of the total seat kilometer available of 1,661,196 thousand in the June quarter of 2017.
  •  Compared to the March quarter of 2017 a 2.1 percentage point increase was registered in the load factor.
  • Compared with June quarter of 2016 a 4.6 percentage point increase was registered in the load factor.

 

 

 

 

2. Tonne Kilometer Performed

International Flights

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  • The international flights utilized 72.4 percent (load factor) of the total tonne kilometer available of 211,089 thousand in the June quarter of 2017.
  • Compared to the March quarter of 2017 a 3.7 percentage point increase was registered in the load factor.
  • Compared with the June quarter of 2016 a 6.6 percentage point increase was registered in the load factor.

 

 

 

 

3. Passenger Kilometer Performed

Domestic Flights

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  • In terms of capacity, the airlines had 16,199 thousand of available seat kilometers. One seat (empty or filled) flying one kilometer is an available seat kilometer.
  • The domestic flights utilized 73.3 percent (passenger load factor) of the total seat kilometer available of 16,199 thousand in the June quarter of 2017.
  • Compared to the March quarter of 2017 a 7.4 percentage point decline was registered in the load factor.
  • Compared with June quarter of 2016 a 2.8 percentage point increase was registered in the load factor.

 

 

 

 

4. Tonne Kilometer Performed

Domestic Flights

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  • The domestic flights utilized 73.2 percent (load factor) of the total tonne kilometer available of 1,514 thousand in the June quarter of 2017.
  • Compared to the March quarter of 2017 a 7.5 percentage point decline was registered in the load factor.
  • Compared with the June quarter of 2016 a 2.6 percentage point increase was registered in the load factor.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Aircraft Statistics for the September quarter of 2017 will be released as soon as the disaggregated data becomes available.