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easyJet sees 11% uplift in Y-O-Y January passenger numbers
Posted: 06 February 2017
easyJet announced January 2017 traffic stats this morning. Passengers were up 11% yoy at 4.75m passengers. Load Factor increased 1.2ppts to 86.2% from which we can deduce that capacity increased 9.4% to 5.51m seats flown.
The increase in capacity was due to a 6.5% increase in the number of aircraft in fleet which now stands at 261 aircraft. There was a 0.9% increase in the average number of seats per aircraft as easyJet takes on A320s, which in recent months have the new 186 configuration. There was also a 1.8% increase in utilisation i.e. flights per aircraft per day.
easyJet - SUMMARY SHEET
easyJet PASSENGER STATISTICS FOR JANUARY 2017
1 Represents the number of earned seats flown. Earned seats include seats that are flown whether or not the passenger turns up because easyJet is a no-refund airline, and once a flight has departed a no-show customer is generally not entitled to change flights or seek a refund. Earned seats also include seats provided for promotional purposes and
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2 Represents the number of passengers as a proportion of the number of seats available for passengers. No weighting of the load factor is carried out to recognise the effect of varying flight (or "stage") lengths.