• Fraport Traffic Figures - October 2019: Growth Momentum Slows

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Some 6.4 million passengers traveled through Frankfurt Airport in October 2019, up 1.0 percent compared to the same month last year. In the first ten months of 2019, passenger traffic at FRA grew by 2.2 percent. In the reporting month, aircraft movements decreased by 1.3 percent to 45,938 takeoffs and landings, while accumulated maximum takeoff weights contracted slightly by 0.3 percent to about 2.8 million metric tons. Cargo throughput dropped by 7.3 percent to 179,273 metric tons. Overall, FRA's traffic development in October was impacted by the global economic slowdown, reductions in...
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  • Bangkok Airways Announces its Operating Results for the Third Quarter of 2019; Net Profit 65.9 Million Baht; up by 66.3 Percent

    Bangkok Airways Announces its Operating Results for the Third Quarter of 2019; Net Profit 65.9 Million Baht; up by 66.3 Percent

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited announced its operating results for the third quarter of 2019 which showed the total revenue amounting to 6,698.9 million baht, with a reported net profit of 65.9 million baht; up by 66.3 percent compared to the same period last year.
    Mr. Puttipong Prasarttong-Osoth, President of Bangkok Airways Public Company Limited commented that, “In the third quarter of 2019, the company had a total revenue of 6,698.9 million baht. The company reported net profits of 65.9 million baht, higher than the same period last year by 66.3 percent. The better performance...
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  • DWC YTD Passenger Traffic Reaches 1.3 Million

    DWC YTD Passenger Traffic Reaches 1.3 Million

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central reached 1.3 million for the first nine months of the year despite a seasonal contraction in traffic volumes during the third quarter.
    Key Facts and Figures
    DWC welcomed 21,926 customers during the third quarter, down -81.6% mainly due to seasonal fluctuation in traffic during the summer, taking the year to date traffic to 1,270,442. The high growth in year to date traffic is the result of the launch of temporary operations by a number of airlines during the 45-day closure of one of the two runways at Dubai International in May-April earlier this...
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  • Lufthansa Group launches loyalty programme to develop passengers

    Lufthansa Group launches loyalty programme to develop passengers

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    Lufthansa Group is simplifying its status program and offering its customers an even easier and more transparent collection system for achieving and maintaining Frequent Traveller, Senator and HON Circle levels. Loyalty towards Lufthansa Group airlines will be rewarded to a greater extent than ever before. In the future, the airlines will also be appointing their guests Frequent Traveller and Senator for life in recognition of their long-standing loyalty. All changes to the status programme will apply to flights from 1 January 2021 and onwards.
    The latest iteration of Lufthansa's Miles &...
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  • Lufthansa Group Airlines Welcome More Than 13.3 Million Passengers on Board in October 2019

    Lufthansa Group Airlines Welcome More Than 13.3 Million Passengers on Board in October 2019

    28 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    In October 2019, the Lufthansa Group airlines welcomed around 13.3 million passengers. This shows an increase of 1.1 percent compared to the previous year's month. The available seat kilometres were up 1.4 percent over the previous year, at the same time, sales increased by 2.7 percent. In addition as compared to October 2018, the seat load factor increased by 1.0 percentage points to 82.8 percent.
    Cargo capacity increased by 1.7 percent year-on-year, while cargo sales decreased by 3.0 percent in revenue tonne-kilometre terms. As a result, the Cargo load factor showed a corresponding...
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