Passenger traffic at Yerevan Zvartnots airport hikes by 35% in July
YEREVAN, August 5. /ARKA/. Passenger traffic through Zvartnots airport in Yerevan rose by 35% in July this year compared to July the year before, the press office of Armenia-International Airports cjsc reported.
A total of 242,098 passengers traveled via the airport this July.
Today a total of 33 air companies are flying to Zvartnots compared to 27 before. Some air companies have increased the frequency of flights, which led to reduced air ticket prices, according to the report.
A total of 2,208 flights were carried out in July 2014, as compared to 1,652 in the same period of the year before.
Zvartnots airport is run by Armenia-International Airports, a company owned by an Argentine citizen of Armenian descent Eduardo Eurnekian. In 2001 the company signed a concession agreement with the government to manage Zvartnots for 30 years. -0-