Domestic aviation grows at 7 per cent from January-February YoY: DGCA

 Passengers carried by domestic airlines during January-February 2019 were 238.56 lakhs as against 222.09 lakhs during the corresponding period of previous year, according to a latest report by Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA). The passenger load factor in February 2019 has shown increasing trend primarily due to airlines offering promotional fares resulting in increased demand. Domestic air traffic has grown by 7.42 per cent from January-February YoY.