Ryanair reports 16 million passengers in June alone

Ryanair announces its busiest month ever within last month, flying 15.9 million passengers.

Its load factor reached 95 per cent for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic, and topped previous records set in May this year.

The budget airline reported it operated over 88,500 flights in June, and expects to fly 15 per cent more passengers this summer than in the same busy period in 2019.

It said it will carry a record 165 million passengers in the year to March 2023, compared to its 100 million in the year to March 2022.