IndiGo carried more passengers than any other Indian airline in 2012
The IndiGo check-in desk at Kolkata Airport. Michael Coghlan / Flickr.com
Thanks to Kingfisher’s slow demise throughout the year, both Indigo and Air India were able to substantially increase their market share despite fewer flyers buying fares.
Excerpt from Economic Times
However, high fares have kept travelers away from the skies, with the year recording negative passenger growth.
While IndiGo toppled Jet Airways group in July, becoming the largest airline by number of passengers flown, national carrier Air India was able to woo more passengers, thus, reducing cash losses in the last few months.