EasyJet revenue was flat at £4,669 million
Capacity grew by 6.5% in the period to 80 million seats, as easyJet strengthened its leadership positions in selected markets.
Total EasyJet revenue was £4,669 million (a decline of 0.4%) and revenue per seat was £58.46 (a decline of 6.4%, and of 6.9% at constant currency) reflecting the impact of external events.
Total cost per seat improved by 2.0%, decreasing to £52.26 (a decrease of 4.6% at constant currency).
Cost per seat excluding fuel increased by 2.6% to £38.31 and improved by 1.1% per seat at constant currency, slightly ahead of target, despite high levels of disruption.
Return on capital employed at 14.6% remains significantly above easyJet’s cost of capital. ■