Daytona Beach International Airport passenger traffic up 5 percent in September
Passenger traffic at Daytona Beach International Airport increased 5 percent in September compared with September, 2013. During the month, 46,393 passengers flew in or out of the county-operated airport compared with 44,270 passengers in September, 2013.
For the 12 months ending in September, passenger traffic at Daytona Beach International Airport increased 6 percent -- from 597,920 passengers last year to 632,095 passengers this year. Passenger loads for Delta Air Lines and U.S Airways also increased from 87 percent last September to 91 percent this year.
“We are very pleased with the continued increase in passenger traffic and are looking forward to a positive year end finish with continued traffic growth in 2015 as the overall economy and local demand for air service continues to improve,” said Rick Karl, the airport’s director. The month-over-month increase in passenger traffic in September continues a steady trend of passenger traffic increases at the airport over nearly five years.
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