ABIA breaks passenger records... once againABIA breaks passenger records... once againhttps://www.recenter.tamu.edu/news/newstalk-texas/?Item=962015-08-20T11:06:00Z2015-08-20T00:00:00Z

AUSTIN - For the third month in a row, Austin Bergstrom International Airport has set a monthly passenger record, with 1,165,811 travelers making their way through the airport in July.

According to the airport's announcement, this is the seventh time in the past 17 months that the airport has set a passenger traffic record.

Further, it is the 34th consecutive month that the airport has grown its traffic — a feat it has accomplished 66 out of the past 67 months.

In all, total passenger traffic rose 16 percent compared to July 2014.

The most-active airline at the airport in July was Southwest Airlines, with 435,191 passengers, an increase of 13.5 percent compared to July 2014.

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
July 2015 Statistics
Carrier* Passengers Y-O-Y
Southwest Airlines 435,191 13.50%
American Airlines 190,947 6%
United Airlines 185,719 15%
Delta Air Lines 136,224 0.4%
U.S. Airways 50,664 20.50%
JetBlue Airways 48,307 -1.00%
Frontier Airlines 43,589 165%
Virgin America 25,800 135%
Alaska Airlines 17,734 74.5%
Allegiant Air 15,283 207%
Total enplanements 585,478 16.00%
Total passengers 1,165,811 16.00%

*Carriers listed by number of passengers

Source: Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

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