Air China and its subsidiaries maintained growth in combined passenger traffic (measured by revenue passenger kilometres) in December.
Passenger capacity (measured by available seat kilometres) and passenger traffic recorded a year-on-year increase of 9.4% and 10.6% respectively.
For domestic routes, passenger capacity and passenger traffic increased by 6.5% and 7.2%, respectively, as compared to the corresponding period last year.
For international routes, passenger capacity and passenger traffic increased by 15.1% and 16.4%, respectively.
Passenger capacity on regional routes increased by 1.6%, and passenger traffic recorded an increase of 11.5%.
The overall passenger load factor was 80.3%, representing an increase of 0.9 percentage points.