JAL Group Traffic Results for 2014 Summer Vacation Period

Published on : Monday, August 18, 2014

JAL-LogoThe JAL Group today announced passenger traffic results for the Japanese summer vacation period that spanned from August 08 to August 17, 2014. The JAL Group carried a total of 273,396passengers on its international flights during the 10-day stretch, and a total of 1,047,766 passengers domestically.

With 2.5% more seats offered on international routes this year, the number of passengers carried by JAL to and from overseas rose 1.4%, leading to the seat load factor of 89.6% for international. By region, with the expansion of JAL SKY SUITE service, the load factor in Business Class was higher to Europe and North America at over 95.0%, which thus contributed to the result of overall load factor on international routes. JAL also operated a total of 22chartered flights to destinations in Hawaii, Palau, Cebu and Europe, six extra flights to Hawaii during this peak season.

 

Domestically, some flights had to be canceled between August 8 and August 10, 2014 due to the impact of Typhoon No. 11, resulting to the number of passengers decreased 4.6% in comparison to the same period last year. By region, the load factor was more than 80.0% on Sapporo and Okinawa routes. As a result, the overall load factor rose by approx. 0.8 percentage point to 76.6%. JAL also operated 53 extra flights, mainly to popular destinations likeOkinawa and Sapporo during this summer vacation.

 

2014Summer Vacation Period: Passenger Traffic Results
JAL Group International Bookings                                       August 08 – August 17, 2014
JAL
Routes
Available Seat
Change on 2013 (%)
Passenger Total
Pax Change
on 2013 (%)
Seat load factor (%)
Transpacific
1.0
31,007
5.9
93.3
Europe
3.0
25,411
4.7
94.4
S.E. Asia
12.3
61,622
7.4
86.0
Oceania
2.2
4,922
8.5
91.5
China
4.3
59,369
0.2
86.1
South Korea
-8.7
27,754
-9.2
90.0
Taiwan
-0.8
27,300
-4.2
90.6
Hawaii
-4.2
31,571
0.2
94.6
Guam
0.3
4,440
4.6
93.9
TOTAL
2.5
273,396
1.4
89.6
 
JAL Group Domestic Bookings

August 08 – August 17, 2014
Available Seat
Change on 2013 (%)
Passenger Total
Pax Change on 2013 (%)
Seat load factor %
JAL / JEX/ JAIR
-5.4
891,676
-4.1
76.6
JTA
-2.3
92,667
-1.8
83.2
RAC
-0.1
13,409
-1.0
79.3
JAC
-3.9
50,014
-8.5
65.4
TOTAL
-5.6
1,047,766
-4.6
76.6
 
Source:- JAL

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