Published on August 6th, 2020 | by FII Reader0
Ryanair Restores 60% Of Scheduled Flights in August
Ryanair has confirmed that it has restored over 60% of normal flight schedules from 1st August, following the successful resumption of its services at the end of June. According to the airline, in July they flew 4.4 million customers to destinations across Europe with 97% of flights arriving on time. Total traffic for the month was down 70% from 14.4 million passengers in July 2019. Booked load factor was 72%. Rolling annual traffic is down 35%. The airline plans to continue increasing its flight frequencies throughout August on more than 1,600 routes and over 11,000 weekly flights.
Ryanair’s CEO Eddie Wilson said: “Since the resumption of our schedule in late June, passenger numbers have continued to grow and as a result, we’re delighted to announce that our flight schedule is set to increase to more than 60% in August. We were pleased to see our people and customers adopt to our healthy flying measures, and encourage all those travelling with us in August to continue to do so. As traveller confidence returns, we look forward to welcoming back our customers, who can fly on the lowest fares to over 200 destinations across Europe. We’re also proud to play our part in helping Europe’s tourism industry take off again.”