2018 was another successful year for Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) and the cause for a double celebration with the Airport’s latest passenger figures showing a milestone in passenger throughput, at the same time as having the UK’s best scheduled flight punctuality record.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport recorded its seventh consecutive month of growth during August, with year on year passenger growth of 7.24%. Total passengers for August were over 471,000. Increases in available seat capacity and strong Load Factor performance have contributed to the impressive growth this year.
Looking ahead, Liverpool Airport will inaugurate three more new scheduled routes in the next two months. Multi-sector flying to Amsterdam with Flybe will commence September 7th, whilst during October, Aer Lingus will begin a new double daily service to Dublin connecting to North America and Flybe will begin a daily service to Edinburgh.
The airport continues to look to develop its route portfolio with existing and new partners as the airport continues to serve passengers and airlines across the North West.
Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is gearing up once again for the traditional Christmas and New Year ‘getaway’, with over 140,000 passengers expected to pass through the Airport over the festive and New Year holiday period.
Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe have today announced another new route from Liverpool John Lennon Airport (LJLA), with flights to commence next Summer to the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Varna.