Ma­jor in­crease in in­ter­na­tional flight pas­sen­gers last month

Kathimerini English - - Focus -

of pas­sen­gers us­ing Greek air­ports in the first 10 months of 2016 rose 9.7 per­cent from the same pe­riod last year to reach 49.3 mil­lion, ac­cord­ing to data by the Civil Avi­a­tion Au­thor­ity. The to­tal num­ber of flights in­creased 4 per­cent to 419,316, of which 165,118 were do­mes­tic (up 1.3 per­cent from 2015) and 254,198 in­ter­na­tional (up 5.7 per­cent). Pas­sen­ger traf­fic in Oc­to­ber soared 18.9 per­cent from Oc­to­ber 2015, amount­ing to 4.69 mil­lion, with in­ter­na­tional flight pas­sen­gers up 23.8 per­cent, against a 7.6 per­cent in­crease for do­mes­tic flight pas­sen­gers.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Greece

© PressReader. All rights reserved.