Close to 600,000 passengers welcomed at Malta International Airport last month
17.5% increase over June last year
Malta International Airport welcomed 578,827 passengers in June, a 17.5% increase over the same month last year.
June’s growth partly resulted from Malta International Airport’s recently launched summer schedule, which is it’s busiest yet, featuring an average of 130 flights a day.
Aircraft movements in June grew by 11.7%, reaching a total of 4,071. Seat capacity
increased by 15.5%, while seat load factor improved by 1.1 percentage points.
The airport’s top five markets in June were the United Kingdom, Italy, Germany, France, and Spain. All registered varying degrees of growth, with the Spanish market experiencing the most marked increase, at 38.2%.
June’s numbers bring the total number of passengers for the first half of the year up to 2,639,712.