2008 News Archive - Flights - flyMonarch.com’s passenger statistics for scheduled services
04 12 2007
Award-winning low fares airline flyMonarch.com reports its highest ever November load factor for November 2007 with 82.55% - a 5.68% increase compared to the same period last year.
flyMonarch.com’s passenger statistics for scheduled services during November 2007:
Load factor (1)
November 2007: 82.55%
November 2006: 76.87%
% change: +5.68%
Passenger numbers (2)
November 2007: 191,533
November 2006: 204,433
% change: -6.31%*
Internet sales percentage (3)
November 2007: 89%
November 2006: 89%
% change: 0%
1. Represents the number of passengers as a proportion of the number of seats available for passengers.
2. 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.
3. Represents the number of seats sold via www.flyMonarch.com.
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Notes to editors:
*The decrease in passenger numbers for November 2007 is due to decreased capacity, which saw a 12.76% reduction in November 2007 compared to November 2006.
flyMonarch.com operates scheduled flights to Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal and Cyprus from Birmingham, London Gatwick, London Luton and Manchester airports and was named as Leisure Airline of the Year in recent Travel Industry Awards for the second year in succession. In addition to year-round low fares, flyMonarch.com also offers a unique range of tasty hot and cold meals onboard with prices from £3.00. Seats can be pre-booked at £5 per one-way flight to avoid the last minute free-for-all experienced on some other airlines, or from only £15, why not try one of our 48 extra-legroom seats which offer up to six inches of extra space? Regular travellers are rewarded too, with a range of benefits through the airline’s loyalty scheme, Vantage Club.
Passengers travelling on scheduled flights can also avoid the queues at the airport and take advantage of online check-in which is available between 24 and 4.5 hours prior to departure or from 36 hours if you are a Vantage Club member.
For more information or to book, visit www.flymonarch.com or call 0871 225 3884.
Monarch Airlines operates both charter and low cost scheduled services.
Founded in 1968, Monarch Airlines is part of the Monarch group of companies together with Monarch Aircraft Engineering Ltd and tour operators Cosmos and seat-only specialists Avro. Monarch is one of the UK’s largest leisure airlines and the principal independent supplier of charter seats to tour operators large and small, flying to around 100 destinations across Europe, America, Africa and Asia from the UK’s principal and regional airports.
The scheduled service division of Monarch Airlines offers low cost services from Birmingham, London Luton, London Gatwick and Manchester Airports to destinations in Spain, Portugal, Gibraltar and Cyprus.
The airline, based at Luton, operates one of the most well-equipped fleets in the skies today comprising 19 Airbus and eight Boeing aircraft.
Notes to web-editors:
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