Revenue airline "UTair" of international passenger traffic increased for 3 months in 2013 to 66%
The Supervisory Council of JSC "Airline" UTair "at the next meeting of May 14, 2013 approved the quarterly report for Q1 2013.
The document indicates that the positive trends in the company’s operations and strengthen its position as one of the leaders of the Russian aviation market and the largest international helicopter operator.
For 3 months of 2013 revenues from passenger traffic of the "UTair" increased by 17%, the growth of passenger traffic up 10% compared to the same period in 2012. The impressive growth and financial performance is due to the growing number of international flights (scheduled and charter flights) and the optimization of the route network in Russia. , A significant increase in passenger traffic abroad: revenues from this activity increased by 66% and passenger — by 37% compared to the same period in 2012.
Maintains a positive trend and helicopter segment of the company. Operating performance in recent years indicate that "UTair" steadily expanding its share of the Russian market of aviation services. Thus, during the reporting period, the growth of revenue from running helicopter operations in Russia reached 28% compared to the same period in 2012.
"An effective strategy for the development of the fleet — one of the key components of success," UTair ". Modernization and expansion of the fleet ensures high reliability of our transportation, improve the quality of the product and allows you to enter new markets," — said the financial director of "Airline" UTair "Igor Petrov .
Airline "UTair" one of the three leaders of the Russian air travel market. In 2012, the company’s aircraft transported 8,582,681 passengers. In the park, "UTair" more than 230 aircraft. Airline has flights to 100 destinations. The main hub of the airport of Vnukovo (Moscow), which runs more than 100 daily flights.