21 Dec 2010

Air New Zealand passenger numbers rise

2:45 pm on 21 December 2010

Air New Zealand carried 11% more passengers in November than it did in November 2009.

Domestic passenger numbers rose more than 12% and there were 1.6% more long-haul passengers.

The passenger load factor, which measures how much available capacity is being used, rose 2%.

Shares in the airline rose 2c to close at $1.49 on Monday.