According to the SAS, traffic number flew the company several full flights in June this year compared with the same period last year.
In June the Scandinavian airline transported 2.6 million passengers, wrote the web paper E24. With an Adjusted number affected by a pilot strike in Sweden in the beginning of June, has the total number for June increased by 100,000 passengers compared with last June.
SAS achieved the target of 81.5 percent full seats on the flights which are an increase of 1.5 percentage points compared with the same month in 2015.
The company’s intercontinental air traffic has increased by 33.8 per cent. Over 170,000 passengers used the company for long-haul flights, which according to SAS itself is a record.
The growth was mainly driven by new routes to Hong Kong, Los Angeles, and Boston. An increased frequency on other routes gave also a record.
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today