29 august 2018
Passenger flow in Khrabrovo airport exceeded 1.18 million people in the seven months of 2018
In the seven months of 2018, Khrabrovo airport serviced 1,187,672 people, which is 17.36% or 175,684 more people than in the same period last year.
On domestic flights, passenger traffic increased by 15.62% and amounted to 1,093,219 people. The volume of traffic on international air routes exceeded last year's figures by 42.08%. 94 943 passengers were serviced on international flights. Since the beginning of the year, 5,999 takeoff and landing operations have been completed, which is 18.9% more than over the same period last year.
In general, the increase in passenger traffic from January to July 2018 was ensured by the successful holding of FIFA World Cup in Russia, the renewal of Pobeda airlines flights to Kaliningrad from Moscow and opening of flights from St. Petersburg, introduction of additional scheduled flights by Ural Airlines, and the increase in the amount of flights to international destinations.In July 2018, passenger traffic of Khrabrovo airport grew by 15.37% compared to last year and amounted to 251 844 people. 228 301 people were serviced on domestic routes, which is 16.33% more than over the same period in 2017. The growth of passenger traffic on international routes was 6.79%, 23 543 people were transported. The number of take-offs and landings increased by 17.35% (up to 1,123) in July 2018.