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easyJet passenger numbers climb

easyJet passenger numbers climb
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British budget airline easyJet carried 7.9 percent more passengers in May compared with the same month last year. That was 4.26 million people and its planes were also more full.

The increase came despite the airspace closures due to volcanic dust from an erupting volcano in Iceland.

EasyJet is to become the first airline in the world is to try out an infrared ash detector to end such disruption.