Blue Air in 2016: 3 590 129 of passengers carried
Blue Air inaugurated 30 of new routes
Blue Air, the largest Romanian airline and is not just an expression of PR, presents the operational figures for 2016. It was an extremely important year for the development of the company, both internally and internationally.
Blue Air in 2016
In 2016, Blue Air has launched 30 of new routes and announced other 24 routes for 2017. In total, 8 will operate flights from domestic and international bases. At the same time, work is being done on diversifying passenger services.
Going back to year 2016, Blue Air reported the transportation of 3 590 129 passengers, registering an increase of 165% compared to 2014. For 2017, Blue Air announces an estimate of over 4 millions of passengers on all routes. see the new routes announced by Blue Air for 2017.
In 2016, Blue Air inaugurated 30 of new routes, which means an operational increase of 150% compared to 2014. At the same time, the number of flights operated has increased, reaching 13 142. All these results were made possible by the increase of the fleet, which reached 24 of Boeing 737 aircraft. In 2017, the fleet will grow to 30 aircraft, with the arrival of new Boeing 6 NG units this year.
In 2016, Blue Air opened the new base in Cluj-Napoca, and for 2017 announced bases in Constanta and Liverpool.
All these operational increases would not have been possible without the increase in the number of employees, which reached approximately 1000. 91.6% of Blue Air employees are Romanian, while 8.4% are foreigners.
Congratulations, Blue Air! We wish you a year 2017 as great as 2016.