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IAG Traffic & Capacity Statistics - June 2016
  • Group traffic in June, measured in Revenue Passenger Kilometres, increased by 13.6 per cent versus June 2015 (up 3.5 per cent on a pro-forma basis); Group capacity measured in Available Seat Kilometres rose by 13.2 per cent (up 3.3 per cent on a pro-forma basis).
  • Group premium traffic for the month of June increased by 0.1 per cent on a pro-forma basis.

5 July 2016

STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENTS
On 28 June, Iberia launched its new route between Madrid and Shanghai. The airline is operating three flights per week on an A330-200 equipped with new long haul cabins.

Forward-looking statements:
Certain statements included in this report are forward-looking and involve risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
Forward-looking statements can typically be identified by the use of forward-looking terminology, such as "expects", "June", "will", "could", "should", "intends", "plans", "predicts", "envisages" or "anticipates" and include, without limitation, any projections relating to results of operations and financial conditions of International Consolidated Airlines Group S.A. and its subsidiary undertakings from time to time (the "Group"), as well as plans and objectives for future operations, expected future revenues, financing plans, expected expenditures and divestments relating to the Group and discussions of the Group"s Business plan. All forward-looking statements in this report are based upon information known to the Group on the date of this report. The Group undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statement, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.
It is not reasonably possible to itemise all of the many factors and specific events that could cause the forward-looking statements in this report to be incorrect or that could otherwise have a material adverse effect on the future operations or results of an airline operating in the global economy. Further information on the primary risks of the business and the risk management process of the Group is given in the Annual Report and Accounts 2015; these documents are available on www.iagshares.com.


Group Performance1

 

Month of June

 

Year to Date

 

2016

2015

Change

Pro-forma2

 

2016

2015

Change

Pro-forma3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passengers Carried ("000s)

9,453

7,794

21.3%

7.1%

 

46,676

38,638

20.8%

7.9%

Domestic4

2,130

1,923

10.8%

8.7%

 

10,687

9,696

10.2%

8.0%

Europe

5,303

3,996

32.7%

9.9%

 

24,875

18,763

32.6%

10.4%

North America

1,037

869

19.3%

0.5%

 

5,120

4,354

17.6%

2.5%

Latin America & Caribbean

391

389

0.5%

 

 

2,307

2,227

3.6%

 

Africa, Middle East & S,Asia

401

440

-8.9%

 

 

2,637

2,662

-0.9%

 

Asia Pacific

191

177

7.9%

 

 

1,050

936

12.2%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revenue Passenger Km (m)

22,021

19,387

13.6%

3.5%

 

114,295

100,875

13.3%

5.3%

Domestic

1,445

1,254

15.2%

13.4%

 

7,362

6,429

14.5%

12.6%

Europe

6,378

4,877

30.8%

9.2%

 

28,709

21,968

30.7%

10.4%

North America

6,859

5,851

17.2%

1.6%

 

33,926

29,453

15.2%

2.9%

Latin America & Caribbean

3,284

3,297

-0.4%

 

 

19,301

18,866

2.3%

 

Africa, Middle East & S,Asia

2,169

2,358

-8.0%

 

 

14,533

14,888

-2.4%

 

Asia Pacific

1,886

1,750

7.8%

 

 

10,464

9,271

12.9%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Available Seat Km (m)

26,201

23,155

13.2%

3.3%

 

142,915

127,243

12.3%

4.3%

Domestic

1,733

1,595

8.7%

6.8%

 

9,361

8,564

9.3%

7.2%

Europe

7,712

6,068

27.1%

6.1%

 

37,097

28,876

28.5%

8.4%

North America

7,845

6,605

18.8%

3.6%

 

41,536

36,108

15.0%

2.8%

Latin America & Caribbean

3,909

3,829

2.1%

 

 

23,488

22,939

2.4%

 

Africa, Middle East & S,Asia

2,778

2,997

-7.3%

 

 

18,540

19,355

-4.2%

 

Asia Pacific

2,224

2,061

7.9%

 

 

12,893

11,401

13.1%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Passenger Load Factor (%)

84.0

83.7

+0.3 pts

+0.1 pts

 

80.0

79.3

+0.7 pts

+0.8 pts

Domestic

83.4

78.6

+4.8 pts

+4.9 pts

 

78.6

75.1

+3.5 pts

+3.7 pts

Europe

82.7

80.4

+2.3 pts

+2.3 pts

 

77.4

76.1

+1.3 pts

+1.4 pts

North America

87.4

88.6

-1.2 pts

-1.7 pts

 

81.7

81.6

+0.1 pts

+0.1 pts

Latin America & Caribbean

84.0

86.1

-2.1 pts

 

 

82.2

82.2

+0.0 pts

 

Africa, Middle East & S,Asia

78.1

78.7

-0.6 pts

 

 

78.4

76.9

+1.5 pts

 

Asia Pacific

84.8

84.9

-0.1 pts

 

 

81.2

81.3

-0.1 pts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cargo Tonne Km (m)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cargo CTK

429

416

3.1%

0.2%

 

2,654

2,607

1.8%

-1.0%

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performance by Airline

 

Month of June

 

Year to Date

 

Vueling

 


2016

 

2015

 

Change

Pro-forma

 

 

2016

 

2015

 

Change

Pro-forma

Revenue Passenger Km (m)

2,818

2,430

16.0%

 

 

12,145

10,291

18.0%

 

Available Seat Km (m)

3,373

3,041

10.9%

 

 

15,010

13,171

14.0%

 

Cargo Tonne Km (m)

0

0

n/a

 

 

0

0

n/a

 

 

Aer Lingus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revenue Passenger Km (m)

2,001

0

n/a

5.9%

 

8,418

0

n/a

9.3%

Available Seat Km (m)

2,327

0

n/a

5.6%

 

10,659

0

n/a

8.4%

Cargo Tonne Km (m)

10

0

n/a

-16.7%

 

62

0

n/a

-16.2%

 

Iberia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revenue Passenger Km (m)

4,467

4,361

2.4%

 

 

23,838

22,359

6.6%

 

Available Seat Km (m)

5,337

5,217

2.3%

 

 

29,643

28,200

5.1%

 

Cargo Tonne Km (m)

80

80

0.0%

 

 

517

498

3.8%

 


British Airways

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Revenue Passenger Km (m)

12,735

12,596

1.1%

 

 

69,894

68,225

2.4%

 

Available Seat Km (m)

15,164

14,897

1.8%

 

 

87,603

85,872

2.0%

 

Cargo Tonne Km (m)

339

336

0.9%

 

 

2,075

2,109

-1.6%

 

 

1 Group performance comprises Aer Lingus, British Airways, Iberia (including Iberia Express) and Vueling, Vueling traffic is currently accounted as non-premium traffic,
2 Monthly pro-forma includes Aer Lingus in the base
3 Year to Date pro-forma includes Aer Lingus in the base
4 Domestic includes routes within UK, Spain, Ireland and Italy