Updated: 05/23/2014 19:02

Changi passenger traffic grew to 4.38m in April

Changi passenger traffic grew to 4.38m in April

Changi Airport handled 4.38 million passengers in April, a growth of 3.4 per cent compared to the same period last year. 

Changi Airport Group says the growth in passenger traffic was supported by an increase in air travel between Singapore and all regions except the Americas. 

Among Changi Airport's top 10 country markets, passenger movements to and from Hong Kong, India, Indonesia and Japan registered double-digit increases. 

However, Thailand and China traffic registered declines of 15 per cent and 8 per cent respectively. 

Flight movements increased by three per cent to 28,400. 

During the month, more than 151,000 tonnes of cargo were processed at Changi, an increase of 0.6 per cent. 

On a rolling 12-month basis, passenger traffic at Changi Airport crossed the 54-million mark for the first time in history with 54.02 million passenger movements recorded for the year ended 30 April 2014.

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