Over 2.5 million people use Macau airport in the first half of 2007

6 July 2007

Macau, China, 6 July – Over 2.6 million people used Macau’s International Airport in the first half of the year, which is a year on year rise of 17 percent, officials said Friday.

According to the figures published by Macau’s Airports Administration, between January and July of this year 2.684 million people used Macau airport, 26,318 aircraft movements were recorded, 86,857 tons of cargo were processed and 94 tons of mail..

Macau’s International Airport, which opened with a capacity for 6 million passengers in 1995, in 2006 was used by 4.9 million passengers. (macauhub)