- Low-cost carrier Wizz Air said it carried 53% less passengers during the month of July compared to the same month last year.

Passenger volumes in July amounted to 1,824,452, down from 3,881,750 a year earlier.

The airline sector is still smarting from travel restrictions imposed amid the Covid-19 pandemic, though business is recovering as some lockdowns have eased.

Wizz Air's load factor in July dropped 35.1 percentage points to 60.5%.

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