19-Jul-2013 12:34 PM

Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport pax up 3% in Jun-2013, 18.2 million pax in 1H2013

Australia's Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport passenger numbers up 3% - traffic highlights:

  • Jun-2013:
  • Six months ended 30-Jun-2013:
    • Passenger numbers: 18.2 million, +3.0%;

Sydney Airport: “International passenger growth was again strong this month increasing 3.6% on the prior corresponding period. The British and Irish Lions rugby tour provided an increase in UK nationals visiting Sydney, while the Chinese markets once again performed well as a result of capacity increases. A total of 18.2 million passengers have used Sydney Airport in the first half of 2013, a record number representing 3.0% growth over the first half of 2012," Kerrie Mather, CEO. Source: Company statement, 19-Jul-2013.