FLYING HIGH: Almeria Airport records best passenger numbers since 2008

0
RECORD: Almeria Airport posted the best figures since 2008 in 2017

MORE than a million passengers used Almeria Airport in 2017, recording the best figures since 2008.

A total of 1,007,446 passengers used the airport last year, representing a growth of 9.5 per cent in comparison to 2016.

The majority of travellers, 995,246 to be exact, flew on commercial flights in 2017 with 624,817 travelling abroad while the other 370,429 travelled to other parts of Spain.

The United Kingdom and Belgium had the most passengers visit the airport in 2017, followed by Sweden, the Netherlands, The Czech Republic, Denmark and Ireland.

A total of 12,218 flights were registered last year, which was also a 4.1 increase on the previous year.

© No part of this web site may be reproduced without written permission from the publishers. All rights reserved. Todos los derechos reservados.


LEAVE A COMMENT

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

We welcome comments from readers on our website and across our social networks. We invite you to discuss issues and share your views and we encourage robust debate and criticism provided it is civil.

However we reserve the right to reject or edit comments that:

• Contain offensive language
• Include personal attacks of any kind
• Are likely to offend or target any ethnic, racial, nationality or religious group
• Are homophobic, transphobic, sexist, offensive or obscene
• Contain spam or include links to other sites
• Are clearly off topic
• Impersonate an individual or organisation, are fraudulent, defamatory of any person, threatening or invasive of another’s privacy or otherwise illegal
• Are trolling or threatening
• Promote, advertise or solicit the sale of any goods or services

You grant us a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, worldwide licence to republish any material you submit to us, without limitation, in any format.