The increase was observed in the country’s three airports in April. Tbilisi International Airport served 331,523 passengers in April, which is 12% more than in the same period of last year (298,163 passengers in 2018). During the 4-month period, passenger flow has made up 11% within 4 months (2018 to 1,020,104 passengers).
In April 2019, passenger flow increased by 67% at Kutaisi International Airport and reached 67,530 passengers (2018 to 40,413 passengers). As of the 4 months’ data, Kutaisi International Airport served 224,314 passengers, which is 89% more compared to the same period of the previous year (2018 - 118,433 passengers).
The growth trend continues at Batumi International Airport. In April 2019, 36,532 passengers traveled from Batumi Aleksandre Kartveli International Airport that is 16% more compared to the same period of the last year (31,501 passengers in 2018). In comparison with the same period of the last year, Batumi passenger traffic increased by 30% and reached 88,448 passengers within 4 months (2018 - 68,261 passengers).
As for the local airports, Mestia Airport served 1,626 passengers within 4 months. Which is 16% more compared to the same period of the last year (2018 - 1,406 passengers).
By the end of 4 months, 1,887 passengers have traveled from local airports, which is 16% higher than in the same period of the previous year (2018 - 1,624 passengers).