Washington Reagan and Dulles airports report rising traffic

USMetropolitan Washington Airports Authority (MWAA) reports Washington Reagan's passenger numbers rose 3.1% in 2010 to 18.1 million. Traffic surged 11.8% in Dec-2010 to 1.5 million.

The MWAA reports Washington Dulles' passenger traffic rose 2.3% in 2010 to 23.7 million, including a 4.8% increase in Dec-2010 to 1.9 million.

In Australia, Perth Airport reported a 9.8% increase in passenger numbers to 1.0 million, as domestic volumes surged 13.1% year-on-year. Shares in Australian Infrastructure Fund gained on Friday.

Selected airport daily share price movements (% change): 04-Feb-2011