The number of travellers carried by domestic airlines between January and June 2010 increased 21.86 per cent to 25.71 million, contrasted with 21.09 million in the corresponding time span of 2009, facts and figures supplied by diverse household airlines showed. The number of travellers conveyed by scheduled airlines in India in the second quarter of 2010 April-June 2010 increased 13.75 per cent to 13.48 million from 11.85 million in the first quarter of 2010 January-March 2010.Jet Airways 2.48 million 18.4 per cent along with Jet Light 1.05 million 7.8 per cent was the market leader with a blended share of 3.53 million 26.2 per cent, pursued by Kingfisher Airlines 2.84 million 21.1 per cent, Air India domestic 2.37 million 17.6 per cent, Indigo Airlines 2.15 million 15.9 per cent, Jet Airways 1.76 million 13 per cent, proceed Air India 7.88 lakh 5.8 per cent and Paramount 0.45 lakh 0.3 per cent, in that order.

Total domestic travellers carried by arranged airlines in the country in June 2010 stood at 4.50 million. These encompass Kingfisher Airlines 9.44 lakh 21 per cent, Jet Airways 8.4 lakh 18.7 per cent, Air India domestic 7.60 lakh 16.9 per cent, Spice Jet 5.98 lakh 13.3 per cent, Indigo Airlines 7.37 lakh 16.4 per cent, Jet Lite 3.51 lakh 7.8 per cent, proceed Air India 2.61 lakh 5.8 per cent and Paramount Airways 0.13 lakh 0.3 per cent. IndiGo Airlines described the highest chair factor of 90.7 per cent, pursued by flavour Jet Airways 88.5 per cent, Paramount Airways 86.8 per cent, Kingfisher Airlines 85.1 per cent, Go Air 84.0 per cent, JetLite 83.6 per cent, Jet Airways 80.5 per cent and Air India household 72.3 per cent, in that order.The general on-time presentation OTP of scheduled domestic airlines in June 2010 has been 78.5 per cent.

With Air traffic extending to augment at over 21 per cent in June, India’s largest low-cost carrier Indigo is catching up to restore Air India at the third spot in terms of market share. According to the facts and figures issued by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation, Indigo has expanded its market share to 16.4 per cent, close to Air India’s 16.9 per cent. Indigo functions 182 daily flights to 22 destinations with a fleet of 27 aircraft. Amidst the other airlines, Jet-JetLite bagged 26.5 per cent, pursued by Kingfisher at 21 per cent and Air India. amidst the LCCs, IndiGo is pursued by SpiceJet at 13.3 per cent, Go Air at 5.8 per cent and Paramount at 0.3 per cent. The number of travellers soaring in June this year increased to 4.57 million from 3.76 million in the identical month last year.