2008 News Archive - Flights - Demand soars for flyMonarch.com’s award winning service
01 10 2007
Its celebrations all round at low fares airline, flyMonarch.com, after the airline was once again voted Leisure Airline of the Year for a second consecutive year in prestigious travel industry awards and also carried almost 24% more scheduled passengers in September 2007 than the same month last year.
With over 431,000 passengers travelling on scheduled flights during the month, the airline also reported average load factors of 86.7%, which are the highest levels achieved so far this year.
flyMonarch.com’s passenger statistics for scheduled services during September 2007 vs September 2006:
Passenger numbers (1)
September 2006 348,115
September 2007 431,381
% change + 23.92%
Load factor (2)
September 2006 85.7%
September 2007 86.7%
% change + 1%
Internet sales percentage
September 2006 88%
September 2007 87%
% change - 1%
1. Represents the number of earned seats flown by Monarch. Earned seats include seats that are flown whether or not the passenger turns up because once a flight has departed a no-show customer is not entitled to change flights or seek a refund.
2. Represents the number of passengers as a proportion of the number of seats available for passengers.
3. Represents the number of seats sold via www.flyMonarch.com.Previous Page