Madurai International Airport (IXM) has handled 9.69 lakh passengers in the year 2016. Out of them, around 6.97 lakh were domestic passengers and 2.72 lakh were international passengers. It is record increase of 28% compare to the last year.
This is the first for IXM to handle more than 9 lakh passengers in a year and more than 85,000 passengers in a single month. On average, 80788 passengers used IXM each month.
IXM also recorded an impressive load of 86% overall for the year 2016.
Within the year 2016……
Highest number of pax handled in a month
Domestic – 62323 pax in May
International – 25043 pax in May
Overall – 87366 pax in May
Highest load in a month
Domestic – 90% in May & June
International – 91% in May
Overall – 90% in May
2016 vs 2015
2016 was an excellent year for Madurai Airport (IXM). The increase in total number of pax in a single month was recorded as high as 54%. Though the percentage has come down a little in the last two month of 2016 due to various reasons, it still posted an awesome 28% growth in the year.
Total Pax and LF
Month-wise Pax and LF
*Highest Load and Pax are marked in Red
Detailed month by month load