Monthly passenger movements cross five million mark for Malaysia Airports group

Aviation: Monthly passenger movements cross five million mark for Malaysia Airports group - Bernama

17/1/2022 9:35:00 AM

Aviation: Monthly passenger movements cross five million mark for Malaysia Airports group - Bernama

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 17): Monthly passenger movements for the Malaysia Airports group of airports including Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (ISG) in Turkey crossed the five million mark for the first time in December last year.In the statement, the group said they registered a total of 5.35 million passenger movements where Malaysia operations contributed 3.11 million or 58%, and ISG contributed 2.23 million or 42%.'For Malaysia, the growth was driven mostly by domestic traffic which registered 2.8 million passengers

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 17): Monthly passenger movements for the Malaysia Airports group of airports including Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen International Airport (ISG) in Turkey crossed the five million mark for the first time in December last year.In the statement, the group said they registered a total of 5.35 million passenger movements where Malaysia operations contributed 3.11 million or 58%, and ISG contributed 2.23 million or 42%.

"For Malaysia, the growth was driven mostly by domestic traffic which registered 2.8 million passengers recording a 30% increase from 2.16 million passengers in November, arising from the long year-end festive holidays."International passenger movements also registered encouraging growth from November of 114% to 320,371 movements in December," it said, adding that this increase was mainly attributed to the resumption of umrah travel and the implementation of the Vaccinated Travel Lane (VTL) programme between Malaysia and Singapore.

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