In January-June 2014, Russia's airlines increased their passenger throughput by 10.6% to 41.374 million, according to the Federal Air Transport Agency.
Passenger turnover for this period increased by 6.8% to 108.967 billion passenger-kilometers, passenger load factor did not change year-on-year (77.9%).
Cargo and mail handling increased by 0.7% to 480.545 thousand tonnes, cargo turnover decreased by 3.1% to 2.371 billion tonne-kilometers, revenue load factor increased by 0.9 p.p. to 65.9%.
In June alone, passenger throughput increased by 12.8% year-on-year to 9.63 million. Passenger turnover grew by 8.4% to 23.674 billion passenger-kilometers. Passenger load factor increased by 1.4 p.p. to 82.4%.
Cargo and mail handling grew by 6.1% to 88.988 thousand tonnes, revenue load factor by 2 p.p. to 69.8%