Aer Lingus announces mixed results for April

Aer Lingus announces mixed results for April

Aer Lingus has announced its traffic statistics for the month of April 2015.

The overall passenger load factor for the month was up 2.4 percentage points to 78.2%.

Short haul load factor increased 2.6 percentage points to 76.8%, while long haul load factor increased by 2 percentage points to 79.9%.

The total number of passengers carried during the month of April 2015 was 923,000, including Aer Lingus Regional passengers. This figure was down 5.2% compared to 974,000 passengers in April 2014.

Long haul traffic continued to increase, up 1.8% to 113,000 passengers in April 2015 compared to 111,000 in the same month in 2014.

Short haul traffic for April 2015 was down 5.5%, with 710,000 short haul passengers carried compared to 751,000 in April 2014.

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