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Cathay Pacific releases traffic figures for January 2023

[ February 23, 2023   //   ]

Cathay Pacific today released its traffic figures for January 2023, which showed positive signs as the airline continues to rebuild and restore connectivity at the Hong Kong international aviation hub.

The airline carried 95,139 tonnes of cargo last month, an increase of 28.1% compared with January 2022 when it had to suspend its long-haul schedule for seven days due to stricter quarantine measures. The month’s cargo revenue tonne kilometres (RFTKs) increased 140.9% year-on-year. The cargo load factor decreased by 14.4 percentage points to 62.2%, while capacity, measured in available cargo tonne kilometres (AFTKs), increased by 196.8% year-on-year.