Swiss reports growth in cargo volumes

Cargo load factors have improved by 0.5-per cent in comparison to last year

cargo load factor improvement January-to-September 2011 nine-month period revenue-tonne-kilometre sales Swiss International AIr Lines Swiss WorldCargo

Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) cargo division, Swiss WorldCargo, posted a six per cent increase in sales for the first nine-month period in revenue-tonne-kilometre terms. Cargo load factor (by volume) stood at 78.7 per cent, a 0.5-per cent improvement on the 78.2 per cent of January-to-September 2011.