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UIA increased cargo traffic by 12% in 2018

During this period UIA operated 61.5 thousand flights which is 9% more compared to 2017. UIA mail and cargo traffic reached 21 348 tons an increase of 12% compared to 2017.

Ukraine International Airlines increased traffic by 15% in 2018, carrying more than 8 million passengers. The load factor was 81% last year. The share of transfer passengers on UIA’s scheduled flights was 53%.

In 2018 the airline extended its international flight network and launched scheduled flights between Kiev and Copenhagen, Cairo, Delhi and Toronto. It should be noted the dynamic growth of sales on flights to New York, the cargo capacity to JFK booked almost a month ahead, moreover, using the e-Commerce product, we provide the fastest solution for purchases on American Internet sites.

Since the beginning of 2018, UIA continued with its fleet renewal and extension program taking delivery of another seven aircraft: three long haul Boeing 777-200ER and four modern Boeing 737-800 planes, three of which arrived directly from the manufacturer’s facilities in Seattle.

Sure, the branch network, quantitative and qualitative changes in our fleet significantly increased the number of solutions that we can offer for our partners and customers.

This year UIA will continue to develop as a network carrier helping Ukraine to fully use its transit potential.


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