Ryanair pushes through 8 million barrier

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Ryanair's traffic for July grew 6% to 8.1 million passengers, which it said sets a new monthly record for a European airline.

It is also the first European airline to carry more than 8 million passengers in a single month, it said.

Load factor was up one percentage point to 89%.

Ryanair carried over 75 million passengers in the 12 months ending July 2011.