03 December 2013, Tuesday, 16:49
author: Rozaliya Valeeva
For 11 months of 2013 Ufa International Airport served by 16 percent passengers more than the last year. Total number of passengers exceeded 2 million 49 thousand, the press service of the Ufa Airport informs.
Passengers in the amount of 1 million 17 thousand departed from Ufa (an increase of 15 percent compared with the same period of the previous year). 1 million 3 thousand passengers arrived (increase by 17 percent). Including 663 thousand people departed and 650 thousand people arrived on domestic routes (by 8 and 10 percent more than for the first 11 months of the last year). The main increase was recorded on international flights: the number of flown abroad amounted to more than 354 thousand people (an increase of 32 percent), 353 thousand people arrived.
The number of flights increased: 13 thousand 280 takeoff and landing operations were made, which is by 15 percent more than for 11 months of 2012. The volume of cargo amounted to 3 thousand 185 tons, which is up by seven percent year-on-year.