- Low-cost airline Wizz Air said it grew its passenger numbers and load factor in December as it announced 14 new routes.

The company said its booked passenger numbers grew 18.3% year on year to 2,660,104 while its load factor for the month increased 1.3 percentage point to 88.8%.

In December, Wizz Air said it had expanded its route network with 13 new routes, including six to/from the UK and Bulgaria, and one to/from Poland and Bulgaria, and announced additional aircraft for the UK and Bulgaria from summer 2019.

At 8:20am: [LON:WIZZ] Wizz Air Holdings Plc share price was +56.5p at 2808.5p

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