Deccan Aviation

Deccan Crosses 15 Million Passenger Mark, In Four Years

India's first and fastest growing low cost carrier, Deccan has announced that it has crossed the 15 million mark in terms of passenger volume in a short period of four years.

The 5.55 million passenger figure was crossed in September this year, while the 15 million mark was crossed recently. It was estimated that by 31 December, approximately 7.3 million passengers would have flown this year alone. The average load factor in the January-July 2007 period was 81 per cent against 76 per cent in the last calendar year, company said in a release.