Slight increase in Iran airport traffic

Financial Tribune – Iran Airports Company registered 37,165 takeoffs and landings during the sixth month of the current Iranian year (August 23-Sept. 22), which shows a 1.23% rise compared with the similar period of last year.

More than 4.78 million passengers and 50.086 tons of cargos were transported during the period, indicating an 8.11% and 0.97% increase respectively year-on-year, IAC’s latest data published on its website show.

Tehran’s Mehrabad International Airport was the busiest Iranian airport during the period, with 10,391 takeoffs and landings, registering no significant change YOY.

More than 1.26 million passengers and 9,120 tons of cargo were handled at this airport, posting a YOY rise of 7% and 3% respectively.