Madurai International Airport (IXM) has handled 7.59 lakh passengers in the year 2015. Out of them, around 5.15 lakh were domestic passengers and 2.44 lakh were international passengers. It is an increase of 6% compare to the last year.
This is the first for IXM to handle more than 7.5 lakh passengers in a year and more than 70,000 passengers in a single month. On average, 63278 passengers used IXM each month.
IXM also recorded an impressive load of 84% overall for the year 2015.
Within the year 2015……
Highest number of pax handled in a month
Domestic – 53710 pax in November
International – 24051 pax in December
Overall – 74279 pax in November
Highest load in a month
Domestic – 90% in May
International – 94% in May
Overall – 92% in May
2015 vs 2014
The first four months registered negative growth due to the impact of Spice Jet’s crisis. Once they stabilized, IXM enjoyed a healthy growth and posted a 6% increase than the last year without having any increase in service.
Total Pax and LF
Month-wise Pax and LF
*Highest Load and Pax are marked in Red
Detailed month by month load