- Wizz Air Holdings said it carried 25.2% more passengers in March on-year, as it added new routes to and from Austria.

The Hungarian budget carrier said it carried 2,476,153 people in March, while its load factor, a key measure of profitability, grew by 1.1 percentage points to 91.5%.

The growth in passenger numbers came as the airline added nine new routes to Austria and a single route to Bosnia and Herzegovina. Total flying capacity increased by 23.7%.

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