Estonian Air carried 52 percent more passengers

02.08.2012, 16:05

A total of 515,721 passengers travelled with Estonian Air in the first seven months of 2012, reported National Broadcasting.

This is 52 .5 percent more than a year earlier.

In July, the national carrier flew 92,136 passengers in July, 91,983 of them on regular flights. The number of passengers on regular flights departing from Tallinn grew 78.6 percent in the year-on-year comparison.

The airline reported that in July, the occupancy rate of its regular flights was 79.3 percent which is 9.2 percentage points higher than a year ago.

The regularity of Estonian Air flights in the first seven months of 2012 was 98.9 percent and the punctuality of flights was 83.1 percent. In July, the relevant rates were 99.1 percent and 80.7 percent.