Lufthansa Group Airlines, 9.1 million passengers in January 2019
In January 2019, Lufthansa Group Airlines airlines carried 9.1 millions of passengers. This means an increase of 4.8% over the same period last year.
At the same time, the degree of loading of the aircraft increased by 0.6%, reaching an average of 76.2%. The number of available seats increased by 7.3% compared to January 2018, and sales increased by 8.1%.
9.1 million passengers in January 2019
The main airlines of the group, Lufthansa, Swiss and Austrian Airlines, carried approximately 6.7 million passengers. This is an increase of 3.7% from January 2018.
Low-cost airlines, Eurowings and Brussels Airlines, carried about 2.4 million passengers. The increase was 8.3% compared to the same period of the previous year. The loading rate of aircraft also increased by 0.2%, reaching 75%.
Also in the cargo area, Lufthansa Group Airlines increased its transport capacity by 7 percent compared to the same period in 2018. But sales fell by 5%. This results in a load factor of 59.1%, decreasing with 7.5%.