John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport is pleased to release its 2012 Year in Review.
In 2012 Hamilton International saw 5.7% increases in passenger traffic over 2011, as a result of successful winter charter programs by both WestJet and Transat, strong domestic performance by WestJet and the introduction of weekly service to Kapuskasing with Bearskin Airlines.
Although cargo did show some volatility during 2012, the Airport’s cargo carriers continued to work to develop and introduce new service which included increased flights to South America and Cuba, as well as the introduction of new European charter service.
Over the past year, our team has worked hard to enhance Airport operations and amenities as we strive to further evolve the overall Airport experience for both our passengers and business partners, said Frank Scremin, President and CEO, John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport. We are pleased with results in 2012 and look forward to building upon these successes throughout 2013.
Key highlights from 2012 include:
- 351,491 passengers flying to and from Hamilton International
- 398,261,000 kg in total landed cargo billable weight
- 97% of passengers find getting to Hamilton International convenient and stress-free
- $209 million in direct economic benefit to the City of Hamilton
- 75% reduction in noise concerns since 2008
To access the John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport, 2012 Year in Review, please visit: www.flyhamilton.ca/passenger/news-media/facts-figures
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