EasyJet has reported a solid set of passenger statistics for February with passenger numbers increasing to 4.232 million (+2.9% YoY). The load factor for the airline also moved higher to 90.7% (Feb 2013: 90.5%), an improvement of 20bps. <p>

The data from February brings the load rolling passenger number for the past 12 months to 61.595 million (+3.5% YoY) while the loaf factor for the airline on a rolling basis has increased to 89.4% (+20bps YoY). <p>

Overall, this is a solid outturn for EasyJet and the airline has been very effective at maintaining high levels of load factors as part of its move towards achieving higher numbers of passengers carried.
<p><h5>David Holohan</h5>

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