Turbulence for air traffic due to Covid wave

By: |
May 17, 2021 2:30 AM

The second Covid wave and resultant restrictions in several states have taken a toll on air traffic, with the average number of daily fliers falling to 82,000 in the week ended (W.E.) May 8, 2021 (excluding data for 3rd & 4th May due to unavailability) from 126,000 in the previous week.

After successive meetings between the member countries in the next months, a detailed strategy of the SAF Ambassador Group will be launched at COP 26 later this year.After successive meetings between the member countries in the next months, a detailed strategy of the SAF Ambassador Group will be launched at COP 26 later this year.

The second Covid wave and resultant restrictions in several states have taken a toll on air traffic, with the average number of daily fliers falling to 82,000 in the week ended (W.E.) May 8, 2021 (excluding data for 3rd & 4th May due to unavailability) from 126,000 in the previous week.

The average number of flight departures declined sharply to 1,140 vis-à-vis 1,549 in the prior week. The number of fliers per departure declined to 72 from 81 (this implies a PLF of ~50%).

Get live Stock Prices from BSE, NSE, US Market and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, Check out latest IPO News, Best Performing IPOs, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Financial Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest Biz news and updates.

Next Stories
1Windfall gains on bond portfolios aided PSBs report net profits in FY2021: Icra
2Battlegrounds Mobile India reportedly sending user data to other countries including China
3Yellow Messenger rebrands to yellow.ai, launches AI-powered voice bots