Aer Lingus Passengers Up 7.2% in December

Aer Lingus Passengers Up 7.2% in December

Aer Lingus today announced traffic statistics for the month of December 2012. Total flown passenger numbers, including Aer Lingus Regional operations, increased by 7.2% to 734,000 in December 2012 compared to December 2011.

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Short-haul flown passengers, including Aer Lingus Regional, were 658,000, an increase of 6.5%, while long-haul flown passengers were 76,000, an increase of 13.4%.

Aer Lingus mainline’s flown passenger load factor in December 2012 increased by 2.9 points on December 2011 to 70.9%. Short-haul flown load factor was 66.6%, an increase of 0.7 points on December 2011, with capacity decreasing by 2.5%. Long-haul flown load factor was 77.7%, an increase of 6.1 points on December 2011, with capacity increasing by 4.5% on prior year.

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NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 52 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 42 years.

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