Qantas reports increase in passengers

In light of increased competition within the airline industry, the number of travellers flying with Qantas has risen by 12.6 per cent over the last 12 months hitting the 1.9 million mark. Qantas also reported an increase in load factors to 79.9 per cent for January compared to 76.5 per cent for the same period the previous year.

‘Qantas loads rise', The Australian Financial Review, 21/03/01, p 4.