19-Jan-2011 10:16 AM

Beijing Capital Airport expects Spring Festival pax to reach 8.3 million

China’s Beijing Capital Airport is forecasting an average daily passenger throughput of 208,000, an increase of 9.6% year-on-year for a total of 8.3 million passengers during the 40-day Spring Festival holiday (Carnoc.com, 18-Jan-2011). The airport is also forecasting an average daily aircraft movement of 1451, up 5.5% for a total aircraft movement of 58,000 during the peak travel period.