El Paso airport passenger traffic speeds through Oct. 2015El Paso airport passenger traffic speeds through Oct. 2015https://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=114102015-12-09T06:00:00Z2015-12-09T17:00:00Z

​EL PASO - October 2015 passenger traffic at El Paso International Airport increased almost 10 percent from September 2015, and almost 5 percent compared to October 2014, according to ELP's latest report​.​

But the October increase did not stop passenger traffic from declining 1.2 percent for the first ten months of the year compared to the same period a year ago.

The airport handled 2.29 million passengers from January through October 2015 — 27,920 fewer passengers than used the airport for the same ten months in 2014.

In October, the airport handled 244,840 passengers — 22,089 more passengers than in September, and 11,560 more passengers than used the airport in October 2014.

Freight traffic continued to grow at the airport. In October, freight traffic increased 3.8 percent from September and increased 4.2 percent from October 2014 to 8,250 tons.

For the year through October, freight traffic increased 6.1 percent compared to the same ten-month period in 2014 to 76,687 tons.

El Paso Times
El Paso
Infrastructure & Transportation
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