Ryanair’s March traffic down 91% to 500K passengers, EASA approves the Boeing 737-8 MAX 8-200

Ryanair issued this traffic report for March 2021:

77% load cactor as COVID-19 continues to impact traffic

Ryanair Holdings plc on April 6 released its March 2021 traffic statistics as follows:

   2020 2021      Growth
Ryanair Group  5.5m 0.5m -91%
Rolling Annual 148.6m   27.5m  (71% LF) -81%

Ryanair operated approximately 5% of its normal March schedule with a 77% load factor.

In other news, EASA has also approved the high-density Boeing 737 MAX 8-200 on April 6, 2021 following the FAA on March 31, 2021.

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