Specifically, in April, 335,767 passengers, 17 percent more than April 2017, travelled with airBaltic. During the first four months of this year, airBaltic operated 16,296 flights. In April, the airline performed 4,705 flights, or 16 percent more than in the same period of 2017. The airline’s load factor, which represents the number of passengers as a proportion of the number of available seats, during first four months of this year, was at a level of 69 percent, whereas in April it reached 74 percent.
The 15-minute flight punctuality indicator for airBaltic during the first four months of the year reached a level of 90.4 percent. This means that more than 90 out of every 100 airBaltic flights departed at the planned time or with a delay of no more than 15 minutes. Significantly, in April, the flight punctuality indicator reached a level of 91.8 percent.