Tallinn Airport passenger numbers up 14 pct on year in 2018

  • 2019-01-18
  • BNS/TBT Staff

TALLINN - Over three million passengers passed through Tallinn Airport over the previous year, which is 13.6 percent more than in 2017.

Of the passengers, 99 percent were passengers on international flights. Passengers on domestic flights numbered 28,700, those on regular flights nearly 1.6 million and on non-regular flights 362,000, the state-owned airport company said.

The number of flight operations grew by 7.2 percent to nearly 48,600 last year. Of the flight operations, 41,500 were commercial flights and 7,100 other flights.

In December 2018, a total of 221,900 passengers passed through Tallinn Airport, marking a 17.7 percent increase compared to the same month in 2017.