Posted on: 05 November 2014 by Mark Howells
Aer Lingus Group has announced its traffic statistics for October 2014, during which the total number of passengers carried, including Aer Lingus Regional, was 979,000, up 2.3% compared with October 2013.
Long haul traffic increased by 29% to 129,000 passengers in October compared with 100,000 last October, while short haul traffic saw a drop to 738,000 passengers from 754,000 in October 2013
The overall passenger load factor for the month was up 2.4 percentage points to 79.6%. The short haul load factor increased to 75.5% while the long-haul figure was 84.6% compared with 80.3% in October last year.