„In H1 of 2008 we transported over 900,000 passengers while their number dropped 19% this year, „Ruxandra Brutaru, Tarom general manager said.
Tarom started hiring pilots early this year.
The Traom fleet is made up of 26 aircraft operated by 235 pilots.
The company will introduce direct flights Bucharest-Lyon as of September 2nd.
„The flights will be operated every Monday, Wednesday and Sunday starting 13.15 from Bucharest and 16.000 from Lyon.
Tariffs start from 155 euros with all taxes included,” Brutaru explained. In 208 Tarom transported 1.98 million passengers, 5% more than in 2007. Revenues last year stood at 404 million dollars, up 5% against 2007.