FOXTROTS

 

 

Fox – sly.  Trots – left-leaning (Trotsky) plus its more insalubrious meaning. 

Foxtrots – leading the industry in a dance.

 

 

2009 February 10

Crisis Market Monitor.

Excerpt from Travel Business Analyst, Europe edition.

Data shown here may also be shown differently in the Travel Business Analyst newsletters. Not all sources shown, for reasons of brevity; not shown are usually relevant principals.

 

• World travel stocks index: Sep 57; Oct 47; Nov 43. TBA.

• Industry air traffic (RPKs): Sep -2.9%; Oct -1.3%; Nov -4.6%. IATA.

• Europe airlines international seat sales: Sep -1.6%; Oct -1.6%; est Nov -5%. AEA.

• Europe airport passengers: Sep -2.9%; intl -2.0%. ACI.

• Europe hotel occupancy: Sep -0.7pts; Oct -4.3pts. TBA.

• Europe air traffic (RPKs), Sep: -0.5%. Oct: +1.8%; Nov -3.4%. IATA.

• Europe travel stocks index: Sep 50; Oct 42; Nov 42. TBA.

• AsPac airlines international seat sales: Sep -8.2%. AAPA.

• AsPac hotel occupancy: Sep -8.0pts; Oct -5.3pts. TBA.

• AsPac air traffic (RPKs): Sep -6.8%; Oct -6.1%; Nov -9.7%. IATA.

• AsPac travel stocks index: Sep 73; Oct 57; Nov 53. TBA.

• Aeroflot seat sales: Nov +10.3%.

• Air France seat sales: Sep -1.5% (Eur/dom -2.5%); Oct +5.7% (E/d +3.7%);

Nov -5.2% (E/d -7.7%).

• American Airlines seat sales: Sep -10.0%; Oct -9.1%; Nov -15.9%.

• Australia resident departures: Sep +2.7%. PATA.

• Berlin hotels: Sep occupancy -1.8pts, rate +0.6%; Oct O -3.5pts R +7.6%; Nov

O -7.5pts R -4.6%. TRI.

• Berlin Tegel airport passengers: Sep +5.7%.

• British Airways seat sales: Sep -5.6% (Eur/dom -5.9%); Oct -5.6% (E/d -6.5%);

Nov -7.8% (E/d -9.3%).

• Cathay Pacific seat sales: Sep -0.7%; Oct +2.6%; Nov -2.2%.

• Delta Airlines seat sales: Sep -4.6%, Oct -4.8%; Nov -7.5%.

• Frankfurt airport passengers: Sep -3.9%.

• Japan Airlines seat sales Europe: Sep -20.5%; Oct -20.3%.

• Japan citizen departures: Sep -9.7%; Oct -9.5%. PATA.

• London airports international passengers: Sep Gatwick -6.5%, Heathrow -3.7%,

Stansted -5.1%. Oct LGW -10.4% LHR -3.7% STN -6.9%. Nov LGW -13.5% LHR

-4.3% STN -12.8%.

• London hotels: Sep occupancy -4.2pts, rate -1.9%; Oct O -3.1pts R -1.3%; Nov

O -5.4pts R -5.0%. TRI.

• Lufthansa seat sales: Sep +1.1% (Eur/dom -0.4%); Oct -1.4% (E/d -3.0%); Nov

-2.3% (E/d -3.5%).

• Paris CDG airport passengers: Sep -2.8%.

• Paris hotels: Sep occupancy -9.4pts, rate -9.8%; Oct O -5.5pts R -12.1%; Nov O

-9.4pts R +3.2%. TRI.

• Rome FCO airport passengers: Sep +5.7%.

• Singapore Airlines seat sales: Sep -1.6%; Oct +1.3%; Nov -6.1%.

• Southwest Airlines seat sales: Sep -8.1%; Oct +0.4%; Nov -10.7%.

• UK resident departures: Sep -7.6%; Oct -9.2%.

• UK visitor arrivals: Sep -11.2%; Oct +2.7%.

• United Airlines seat sales: Sep -7.9%; Oct -9.4%; Nov -17.8%.

• US hotel rooms construction abandoned, Nov: +75%. Smith.

• US hotels occupancy: Oct -6.5%; Nov -10.6%. Smith.

 

 

 

The Fox