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Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson remains world's largest airport in 2011 with 92.4 million pax

1-Feb-2012 11:12 AM

US' Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport passenger numbers up 1.2% - traffic highlights for Dec-2011:

  • Dec-2011:
    • Passenger numbers: 7.2 million, +1.2% year-on-year;
      • Domestic: 6.4 million, +0.9%;
      • International: 767,758, +3.6%;
    • Cargo volume: 57,095 tonnes, -2.0%;
      • Freight and Express: 53,829, -4.2%;
        • Domestic: 21,881, -10.5%;
        • International: 31,948, +0.6%;
      • Mail: 3266, +57.8%;
    • Aircraft movements: 74,513, -2.4%;
      • Domestic: 69,010, -3.2%;
      • International: 5503, +8.2%.
  • FY2011:
    • Passenger numbers: 92.4 million, +3.5%;
      • Domestic: 82.5 million, +3.0%;
      • International: 9.9 million, +7.9%;
    • Cargo volume: 663,162, +0.6%;
      • Freight and Express: 638,245, -0.8%;
        • Domestic: 253,067, -2.1%;
        • International: 385,178, +0.01%;
      • Mail: 24,917, +59.5%;
    • Aircraft movements: 923,996, -2.8%;
      • Domestic: 855,215, -3.7%;
      • International: 68,781, +11.1%.

The airport stated 2011 was the airport's "busiest year ever" and that for the 14th consecutive year, it has earned the title of the world’s busiest airport.