Changi Airport Records 42 Million Passengers in 2010

23 January 2011 (Last Updated January 23rd, 2011 18:30)

Changi Airport in Singapore has recorded a movement of 42 million passengers in 2010, an increase of 13% compared with 2009. Passenger figures in 2010 surpassed the previous annual record of 37.7 million passenger movements recorded in 2008. In December, passenger traffic rose

Changi Airport in Singapore has recorded a movement of 42 million passengers in 2010, an increase of 13% compared with 2009.

Passenger figures in 2010 surpassed the previous annual record of 37.7 million passenger movements recorded in 2008.

In December, passenger traffic rose 6% to 4 million, compared with the same period in 2009, while on 18 December, a new daily traffic record was achieved with 146,000 passenger movements.

In 2010, air freight rose 11% to 1.81 million tons, while aircraft movements increased 9.7% to 264,000 flights.

In December, air freight numbers increased 4.1% to 155,800t, while aircraft movements rose 8.9% to 23,839.