The number of flights to and through Mumbai has increased as the number of Covid-19 cases has dropped.

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The aviation sector has been affected particularly hard by the epidemic. Domestic traffic fell to a 10-year low of about 53.4 million passengers in the previous fiscal year.

The frequency of flights from and to the airport of Mumbai has increased, with a drop in instances of Covid-19. “In April end and May, the daily flights were reduced to around 150...around 350 flights are being operated now,” a Mumbai airport official said.

Before the epidemic, the airport would see about 960 flights per day. The number of flights increased from approximately 150 per day between July and December to around 670 per day between January and March.

As a result of the second Covid-19 wave, numerous nations prohibited flights to and from India, resulting in a significant decrease in air travel.

The aviation sector has been affected particularly hard by the epidemic. Domestic traffic fell to a 10-year low of about 53.4 million passengers in the previous fiscal year. According to industry figures, domestic airlines flew 53.8 million passengers in 2010-11. Due to the lack of regular flights, foreign aviation traffic dropped by more than 90%.

Before the second Covid-19 wave struck in February, airlines were reporting 60-70 percent seat occupancy.

Airlines started reducing costs again in March and April to deal with the financial crisis.

Source- Hindustan Times

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