Jan Kubr

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How come air travel is so cheap?

In Uncategorized on March 2, 2008 at 10:17

I still don’t get it. Steven Leckart created this chart for Wired showing how Ryanair’s covers the costs of flying a passenger:

Now that’s cool, but not everyone has two bags and hardly anyone buys anything on board. Does it mean a few people having many bags and buying so much water pay what it costs to get all the other passengers to destination?

Or are they just terribly losing money.