Minsk Airport Reports Almost 30% Increase In Passengers In H1

Passenger traffic in Minsk National Airport grew by 26.9% in January-June 2017 compared with the same period last year.

In June alone, the increase reached 22.2%, according to the figures of the airport’s website.

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Overall, since the beginning of this year 1,079,000 people travelled via Minsk airport.

So far the airport serviced almost 11.5 thousand flights (up 9.3% from the same period last year). In June this figure totalled to 2,323 flights, which is 7.3% more than in June 2016.

Minsk airport welcomed its millionth passenger of 2017 in April. Its management expects the total yearly number of passengers to reach 4 million in 2020.

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Among the recent improvements for passengers the airport has recently introduced 3 hours of free wi-fi with the coverage of almost 100% of the territory.

Source: BelTA