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Ryanair passenger numbers - and loads continue to grow


In Sep-2009, Ryanair carried 6.1 million passengers, a 17% year-on-year increase – but loads are not being compromised by this stunning growth, as the carrier’s passenger seat factor also increased by 1 ppt, to 85%. [1516 words]

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  • Passenger forecast trimmed slightly, but not profit
  • Ryanair hedges 50% of 2011 fuel
  • Expansion on temporary hold? – surely not
  • European expansion continues, where lower charges apply
  • Airport check-in desks now a thing of the past
  • Ancillary charges, an increasingly valuable, and resented,  resource
  • Dabbling in politics pays off for O’Leary
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