Austin-Bergstrom Airport Posts 11% Rise in March Passenger Traffic

28 April 2010 (Last Updated April 28th, 2010 18:30)

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in the US handled 737,071 passengers in March, an increase of 11% compared with the same period in 2009. In March 2010, the airport's enplanements totalled 363,280, an increase of 10.5%. Cargo traffic also rose by 2.5% to 13,062,848lb com

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in the US handled 737,071 passengers in March, an increase of 11% compared with the same period in 2009.

In March 2010, the airport's enplanements totalled 363,280, an increase of 10.5%.

Cargo traffic also rose by 2.5% to 13,062,848lb compared with March 2009.

The airport's total passenger traffic for January–March rose 6.5% year-on-year to 1,902,904, compared with January–March 2009.

Cargo traffic fell by 3% to 37,186,996lb and belly freight was also down by 14.5%.

In March 2010, general aviation operations at the airport totalled 5,548, a rise of 10%.