KUWAIT: Up to 867,064 passengers used the Kuwait International Airport in June, compared to 946,069 the same month last year, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) said yesterday.
The DGCA added in a press release that the airport welcomed 383,826 arriving passengers last month, less than 447,718 in June 2015.
Departing passengers in June were 483,023 passengers, compared to 498,351 the corresponding period last year. Combined incoming and outgoing flights using the airport last month hit 7, 985, compared to 8,239 in June 2015.
Incoming and outgoing commercial flights using the airport last month reached 7,593 compared to 7,757 the same month last year. Weight of cargo transported through the airport in June totaled 16.4 million kilograms, compared with 16.5 million kilograms in June 2015. — KUNA