Aegean Air reports July/August traffic up 70%, with international traffic more than doubling

10 September, 2021

Aegean Airlines reported (09-Sep-2021) it handled 2.3 million passengers across Jul-2021 and Aug-2021, an increase of more than 70% compared to the same period in 2020. International traffic was 1.2 million passengers, +108%, and domestic traffic was just under 1.1 million, up 39%. Average load factor was 71.7%, up 2.2pp. The carrier attributed the increase in international passengers to the removal of travel restrictions, the widespread use of the Digital Green Certificate in the EU and the dynamic tourism restart. The carrier also noted passengers over Jul/Aug-2021 exceeded the total numbers in 1H2021. [more - original PR]