Passenger traffic at Yerevan Zvartnots airport hikes by 19% in March
YEREVAN, April 4. /ARKA/. Passenger traffic through Zvartnots airport in Yerevan rose by 19% in March this year, the press office of the airport reported.
A total of 122,056 passengers traveled via the airport this March, as compared to 102,295 in March 2013.
A total of 66,679 passengers departed Zvartnots in the reporting month, compared to 54,874 in March 2013. Number of arrival was 55,377 against 48,041 in March last year.
The number of flights rose by 17% in the reporting period, i.e. a total of 1,517 flights were carried out this March compared to 1,295 in March 2013.
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-