Croatia Airlines Generates Net Loss of HRK 147.4 mn in H1 2021

By 30 July 2021
Croatia Airlines Generates Net Loss of HRK 147.4 mn in H1 2021

ZAGREB, 30 July 2021- The Croatia Airlines national flag carrier's net loss in the first half of 2021 amounts to HRK 147.4 million, HRK 25.8 million or 15% less than in the comparable period of 2020, the airline reported on Friday.

In the period from January to June, the airline conducted a total of 5,421 flights and transported 208,657 passengers, 37% down from the first six months of 2020.

The number of passengers on regular domestic flights decreased by 15% (71,367 passengers) and on international flights by 46% (131,181) while charter flights transported 8% more passengers (6,109) year-on-year.

Flight occupancy was 45.3%, which is 13.4 percentage points less than in the first half of 2020.

This year the company operates 13 planes flying directly from Zagreb to 14 European and 5 Croatian destinations.

During the summer season Croatia Airlines plans to offer more than 80,000 seats a month on flights from European destinations to Croatia, as well as more than 200 tourist charter flights from Austria, Italy, Ireland, Israel and Scandinavian countries, the company said in a press release.

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