How Journey was Affected
The report finds that 2020 noticed the tip of world traveler site visitors development after 21 years, because the final time passenger ranges have been this low was 1999. On a year-over-year foundation, journey site visitors was down by 67% from 2019.
As a result of decline in traveler demand, airways have been compelled to drastically scale back flights. The report finds that airways lower scheduled flights by almost half in 2020 to 16.8 million flights, in contrast with 33.2 million in 2019.
For perspective, the very best journey day in 2020 was January 3rd (pre-pandemic) by which 95,000 scheduled passenger flights took off globally. Submit-pandemic on April 25th, 13,600 flights took off, marking an 86% discount in flights.