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The Global Low-Cost Airline Market to 2020

The Global Low-Cost Airline Market to 2020

Summary
In terms of seat capacity, the global low cost carrier (LCC) industry is expanding. According to the International Air Transport Association (IATA), LCCs hold 26% share in Asia-Pacific, 54% in Southeast Asia, and 26% globally. More than 12 airlines started operating in Asia-Pacific during the period 2005–2015. The fast growth in Asia-Pacific can be attributed to the fact that it has some of the fastest-growing economies including China and India

Key Findings
The US is the largest market in the world in terms of revenues and seats sold. In 2015, its revenues stood at US$31.6 billion and the number of passengers carried totaled 216.6 million. Spain and the UK held second and third position in terms of seats sold, while Japan was the fastest-growing market at a CAGR of 33.7% during the historic period (2011–2015). Switzerland (90.6%) had the highest load factor in 2015, followed by France (90.5%) and Mexico (89.9%). In terms of revenue per passenger, New Zealand was the largest market while China was the fastest-growing market at a CAGR of 3.7% during the historic period

LCCs are increasingly gaining a foothold in the global aviation industry and their growth is not driven only by leisure customers. Today, LCCs are also adding direct flights to business destinations. For instance, Wizz Air and Ryanair run flights from London to Vilnius, the economic hub of Lithuania and one of the biggest financial centers of the Baltic States. Europe’s two leading LCCs in terms of seats sold — Ryanair and Easyjet — are also making profits. In 2015, Ryanair (101.4 million) sold more seats than IAG (95 million), which owns Iberia, British Airways, Vueling, and Aer Lingus

LCCs in general do not add anything extra, which increases the cost; however, the trend is changing. For instance, flydubai offers free meals on flights from Prague to Dubai

LCCs usually operate on short-haul routes and do not fly on long-haul networks because of the additional expense incurred in flying over six hours. However, this is changing as airlines such as Norwegian and Scoot are able to operate on long-haul routes as they are using more fuel-efficient aircraft such as the Dreamliner 787. Norwegian runs flights on transatlantic routes.


Synopsis
Canadean’s report — The Global Low-Cost Airline Market to 2020 — provides detailed information on global low-cost airlines industry, analyzing market data and providing insights.

What else does this report offer?

Historic and forecast revenue of global low-cost airlines market covering 40 countries

Detailed region-wise (Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East & Africa) of low-cost airlines' key performance indicators such as the number of seats available and seats sold, load factor, average revenue per passenger, total revenues, revenue generating passenger kilometers and passenger kilometers available for the historic (2011-2015) and forecast (2016-2020) periods

Brief analysis of global low-cost airlines market and the present scenario

Detailed analysis of the markets trends in key low-cost airlines’ markets


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Make strategic business decisions using historic and forecast market data related to global low-cost airlines industry

Understand the demand-side dynamics within the industry to identify key market trends and growth opportunities


1 Global Low-Cost Airline Market Key Trends
2 Global Low-Cost Airline Deals
3 Global Low-Cost Airline KPIs the Americas
3.1 The Americas Seats Available (2011?2020)
3.2 The Americas Seats Sold (2011-2020)
3.3 The Americas Load Factors (2011-2020)
3.4 The Americas Average Revenues per Passenger (2011-2020)
3.5 The Americas Total Revenues Generated (2011-2020)
3.6 The Americas Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers (2011-2020)
3.7 The Americas Passenger Kilometers Available (2011-2020)
4 Global Low-Cost Airline KPIs Asia-Pacific
4.1 Asia-Pacific Seats Available (2011?2020)
4.2 Asia-Pacific Seats Sold (2011-2020)
4.3 Asia-Pacific Load Factors (2011-2020)
4.4 Asia-Pacific Average Revenues per Passenger (2011-2020)
4.5 Asia-Pacific Total Revenues Generated (2011-2020)
4.6 Asia-Pacific Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers (2011-2020)
4.7 Asia-Pacific Passenger Kilometers Available (2011-2020)
5 Global Low-Cost Airline KPIs Europe
5.1 Europe Seats Available (2011?2020)
5.2 Europe Seats Sold (2011-2020)
5.3 Europe Load Factors (2011-2020)
5.4 Europe Average Revenues per Passenger (2011-2020)
5.5 Europe Total Revenues Generated (2011-2020)
5.6 Europe Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers (2011-2020)
5.7 Europe Passenger Kilometers Available (2011-2020)
6 Global Low-Cost Airline KPIs the Middle East and Africa
6.1 The Middle East and Africa Seats Available (2011?2020)
6.2 The Middle East and Africa Seats Sold (2011-2020)
6.3 The Middle East and Africa Load Factors (2011-2020)
6.4 The Middle East and Africa Average Revenues per Passenger (2011-2020)
6.5 The Middle East and Africa Total Revenues Generated (2011-2020)
6.6 The Middle East and Africa Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers (2011-2020)
6.7 The Middle East and Africa Passenger Kilometers Available (2011-2020)
7 Global Low-Cost Airline Profiles
7.1 Company Profile: Southwest Airlines Co.
7.1.1 Southwest Airlines Co. company overview
7.1.2 Southwest Airlines Co. business description
7.1.3 Southwest Airlines Co. main services and brands
7.1.4 Southwest Airlines Co. SWOT analysis
7.1.5 Southwest Airlines Co. key employees
7.2 Company Profile: JetBlue Airways Corporation
7.2.1 JetBlue Airways Corporation company overview
7.2.2 JetBlue Airways Corporation main services
7.2.3 JetBlue Airways Corporation key employees
7.3 Company Profile: Ryanair Holdings Plc.
7.3.1 Ryanair Holdings Plc. company overview
7.3.2 Ryanair Holdings Plc. main services
7.3.3 Ryanair Holdings Plc. key employees
7.4 Company Profile: EasyJet Plc.
7.4.1 EasyJet Plc. company overview
7.4.2 EasyJet Plc. business description
7.4.3 EasyJet Plc. main services and brands
7.4.4 EasyJet Plc. SWOT analysis
7.4.5 EasyJet Plc. key employees
7.5 Company Profile: Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA
7.5.1 Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA company overview
7.5.2 Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA main services and brands
7.5.3 Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA key employees
7.6 Company Profile: SpiceJet Ltd
7.6.1 SpiceJet Ltd company overview
7.6.2 SpiceJet Ltd main services
7.6.3 SpiceJet Ltd key employees
7.7 Company Profile: Norwegian Air Shuttle AS
7.7.1 Norwegian Air Shuttle AS company overview
7.7.2 Norwegian Air Shuttle AS business description
7.7.3 Norwegian Air Shuttle AS main services and brands
7.7.4 Norwegian Air Shuttle AS history
7.7.5 Norwegian Air Shuttle AS SWOT analysis
7.7.6 Norwegian Air Shuttle AS key employees
7.8 Company Profile: AirAsia Bhd
7.8.1 AirAsia Bhd company overview
7.8.2 AirAsia Bhd main services and brands
7.8.3 AirAsia Bhd key employees
7.9 Company Profile: Dubai Aviation Corporation
7.9.1 Dubai Aviation Corporation company overview
7.9.2 Dubai Aviation Corporation main services
7.9.3 Dubai Aviation Corporation key employees
7.1 Company Profile: Air Arabia (Maroc)
7.10.1 Air Arabia (Maroc) company overview
7.10.2 Air Arabia (Maroc) main services
8 Appendix
8.1 What is this Report About?
8.2 Definitions
8.3 Methodology
8.4 About Canadean
8.5 Disclaimer
List of Tables
Table 1: The Americas LCCs' Shares of Total Seats Sold (%), 2011, 2015, and 2020
Table 2: The Americas Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 3: The Americas Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 4: The Americas Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2020
Table 5: The Americas Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2020
Table 6: The Americas Total Revenues Generated by Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Million), 2011-2020
Table 7: The Americas Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 8: The Americas Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 9: Asia-Pacific LCCs' Shares of Total Seats Sold (%), 2011, 2015, and 2020
Table 10: Asia-Pacific Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 11: Asia-Pacific Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 12: Asia-Pacific Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2020
Table 13: Asia-Pacific Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2020
Table 14: Asia-Pacific Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Million), 2011-2020
Table 15: Asia-Pacific Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 16: Asia-Pacific Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 17: Europe Share of LCCs in Total Seats Sold (%), 2011, 2015 and 2020
Table 18: Europe Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 19: Europe Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 20: Europe Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2020
Table 21: Europe Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2020
Table 22: Europe Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Million), 2011-2020
Table 23: Europe Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 24: Europe Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 25: The Middle East and Africa LCCs' Shares of Total Seats Sold (%), 2011, 2015, and 2020
Table 26: The Middle East and Africa Seats Available in Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 27: The Middle East and Africa Seats Sold by Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2020
Table 28: The Middle East and Africa Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2020
Table 29: The Middle East and Africa Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2020
Table 30: The Middle East and Africa Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Million), 2011-2020
Table 31: The Middle East and Africa Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 32: The Middle East and Africa Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2020
Table 33: Southwest Airlines Co., Key Facts
Table 34: Southwest Airlines Co., Main Services and Brands
Table 35: Southwest Airlines Co., Key Employees
Table 36: JetBlue Airways Corporation, Key Facts
Table 37: JetBlue Airways Corporation, Main Services and Brands
Table 38: JetBlue Airways Corporation, Key Employees
Table 39: Ryanair Holdings Plc., Key Facts
Table 40: Ryanair Holdings Plc., Main Services
Table 41: Ryanair Holdings Plc., Key Employees
Table 42: EasyJet Plc., Key Facts
Table 43: EasyJet Plc., Main Services and Brands
Table 44: EasyJet Plc., Key Employees
Table 45: Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA, Key Facts
Table 46: Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA, Main Services and Brands
Table 47: Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes SA, Key Employees
Table 48: SpiceJet Ltd, Key Facts
Table 49: SpiceJet Ltd, Main Services and Brands
Table 50: SpiceJet Ltd, Key Employees
Table 51: Norwegian Air Shuttle AS, Key Facts
Table 52: Norwegian Air Shuttle AS, Main Services and Brands
Table 53: Norwegian Air Shuttle AS, History
Table 54: Norwegian Air Shuttle AS, Key Employees
Table 55: AirAsia Bhd, Key Facts
Table 56: AirAsia Bhd, Main Services and Brands
Table 57: AirAsia Bhd, Key Employees
Table 58: Dubai Aviation Corporation, Key Facts
Table 59: Dubai Aviation Corporation, Main Services
Table 60: Dubai Aviation Corporation, Key Employees
Table 61: Air Arabia (Maroc), Key Facts
Table 62: Air Arabia (Maroc), Main Services
Table 63: Canadean Global Low-Cost Airline Market Definitions
List of Figures
Figure 1: Revenues of Key LCC-Service Airline Markets (US$ Billion), 2014
Figure 2: The Americas Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 3: The Americas Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 4: The Americas Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 5: The Americas Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 6: The Americas Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2015
Figure 7: The Americas Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2016-2020
Figure 8: The Americas Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2015
Figure 9: The Americas Average Revenue per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2016-2020
Figure 10: The Americas Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 11: The Americas Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 12: The Americas Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 13: The Americas Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 14: The Americas Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 15: The Americas Passenger Kilometers Available by Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 16: Asia-Pacific Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 17: Asia-Pacific Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 18: Asia-Pacific Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 19: Asia-Pacific Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 20: Asia-Pacific Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2015
Figure 21: Asia-Pacific Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2016-2020
Figure 22: Asia-Pacific Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2015
Figure 23: Asia-Pacific Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2016-2020
Figure 24: Asia-Pacific Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 25: Asia-Pacific Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 26: Asia-Pacific Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 27: Asia-Pacific Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 28: Asia-Pacific Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 29: Asia-Pacific Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 30: Europe Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 31: Europe Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 32: Europe Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 33: Europe Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 34: Europe Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2015
Figure 35: Europe Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2016-2020
Figure 36: Europe Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2015
Figure 37: Europe Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2016-2020
Figure 38: Europe Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 39: Europe Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 40: Europe Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 41: Europe Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 42: Europe Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 43: Europe Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 44: The Middle East and Africa Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 45: The Middle East and Africa Seats Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 46: The Middle East and Africa Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2011-2015
Figure 47: The Middle East and Africa Seats Sold, Low-Cost Airlines (Million), 2016-2020
Figure 48: The Middle East and Africa Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2011-2015
Figure 49: The Middle East and Africa Load Factors, Low-Cost Airlines (%), 2016-2020
Figure 50: The Middle East and Africa Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2011-2015
Figure 51: The Middle East and Africa Average Revenues per Passenger, Low-Cost Airlines (US$), 2016-2020
Figure 52: The Middle East and Africa Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 53: The Middle East and Africa Total Revenues Generated, Low-Cost Airlines (US$ Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 54: The Middle East and Africa Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 55: The Middle East and Africa Revenue-Generating Passenger Kilometers, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020
Figure 56: The Middle East and Africa Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2011-2015
Figure 57: The Middle East and Africa Passenger Kilometers Available, Low-Cost Airlines (Billion), 2016-2020

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