Southampton Passenger Numbers on the Rise

August 14, 2013 0

  More than half a million passengers travelled through the regional Southampton Airport, UK, during May to July. The 5.5% year-on-year increase is the airport’s largest growth rate since 2008. Managing Director Dave Lees commented:  […]

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HKIA Sets New Records in March

April 22, 2013 0

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) has announced that Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) set new single-day records of approximately 200,000 passengers and 1,172 aircraft movements on March 29, the first day of the Easter holiday.  […]


Armstrong International Traffic Growth Continues

March 7, 2013 0

Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport, USA, reported a 0.6% rise in passenger volumes to 8,600,989 in 2012, compared to 8,548,375 in 2011. Departing passengers increased 0.6% to 4,306,707 while arriving passengers went up 0.7% […]


Dubai Achieves Monthly Record

February 27, 2013 0

Dubai International (DXB) welcomed 5,559,760 passengers in January 2013, setting a new monthly record for the UAE airport and representing a 14.6% increase from the 4,852,139 passengers handled in January last year. Aircraft movements totalled […]


European Airport Traffic Suffers “Alarming” Decline

February 26, 2013 0

European airport trade body ACI Europe has released its traffic results for 2012, a year marked by a progressive slowdown in passenger traffic and continued recession for freight traffic. The overall passenger traffic at Europe’s […]


Passenger Traffic Record for SFO

February 6, 2013 0

San Francisco International Airport (SFO) announced an all-time record for passenger traffic, handling 44.5 million passengers in 2012.  This represents an 8.5% increase on 2011, which set the previous record of 41 million. According to […]

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Changi Airport Handles Record Passengers

January 31, 2013 0

Singapore Changi Airport had its busiest month ever in December 2012 to cross the 50-million passengers movements mark for the first time in the airport’s 31-year history. Passenger traffic for 2012 totalled 51.2 million, increasing […]

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Schiphol Registers Record Number of Passengers

January 8, 2013 0

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol welcomed a record 51 million passengers in 2012, representing a 2.6% growth in comparison to 2011.  Freight saw a 3% decrease to 1.5 million tons, whereas air traffic movements increased slightly by […]