Ryanair has carried over 1 billion passengers
In July 2017, Ryanair celebrated customer transport with the number 1 billion, from the first flight operated on 1985.
In 32 years, Ryanair carried over 1 billion passengers, being the first airline in Europe to reach this threshold. It all started with the first take-off from Waterford to London Gatwick in July 1985.
1 billion passengers carried by Ryanair
To mark this event, Ryanair launched the promotion "Thank you 1 billion times". It reduced fares to over 1 million places throughout the European travel network in November and December. To take advantage of the new promotion, visit the website Ryanair.com or the Ryanair mobile app.
At the same time, according to new statistics presented by the largest European low-cost carrier, passenger traffic increased by 11% in July 2017 compared to the same period last year, reaching 12.6 million.
If we talk about the annual traffic until July 2017, it increased by 13%, reaching up to 125.1 millions of customers. The degree of loading of aircraft from 96% to 97% also increased.