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PIT Passenger Traffic Report For 2011

PITTSBURGH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT PASSENGER TRAFFIC REPORT FOR 2011

  • Scheduled Passenger traffic up 1.3 percent for 2011
  • Second consecutive year of increased traffic

PITTSBURGH, PA (February 9, 2012) – Scheduled passenger traffic at Pittsburgh International Airport (www.FlyPittsburgh.com) increased 1.3 percent in 2011 compared to 2010 according to the December 2011 Scheduled Airline Traffic Report, compiled by the Allegheny County Airport Authority. A total of 8,268,440 scheduled passengers traveled at the airport for the year compared to 8,165,015 passengers in 2010 (8,268,440/8,165,015; 1.3 percent). It is the second consecutive year-over-year increase in passenger traffic at the airport.

It is also the second time in the history of the airport that three airlines – US Airways, Southwest, and Delta – have flown more than 1 million passengers each. “This is particularly significant because it demonstrates how Pittsburgh International Airport has successfully transformed into an Origination and Destination airport,” said Bradley D. Penrod, Executive Director/C EO, Allegheny County Airport Authority.

A total of eight airlines reported increases in traffic with American reporting a 25.6 increase in passengers, that’s an increase of more than 120,000 (602,611/479,713; 25.6 percent). The other seven airlines that reported increases were:

  • Southwest (1,572,793/1,493,254; 5.3 percent)
  • Delta (1,448,466/1,377,098; 5.2 percent)
  • Continental (577,754/513,978; 12.4 percent)
  • JetBlue (252,362/242,217; 4.2 percent)
  • Air Canada (47,380/40,395; 17.3 percent)
  • Myrtle Beach Direct (40,403/35,651; 13.3 percent)
  • USA 3000 (27,114/17,518; 54.8 percent)

Airlines that reported decreases in traffic for 2011 were US Airways (2,084,324/2,139,094; 2.6 percent); AirTran (788,062/849,478; 7.2 percent); United (734,030/831,955; 11.8 percent); Frontier (50,600/72,339; 30.1 percent); and SkyWest (42,541/72,325; 41.2 percent).

For December 2011, airport traffic showed a 6.0 percent decrease compared to December 2010 (622,461/662,324; 6.0 percent), with four airlines reporting increased passenger figures. Those airlines are:

  • Continental (51,252/43,291; 18.4 percent)
  • American (47,558/40,924; 16.2 percent)
  • JetBlue (22,986/19,714; 16.6 percent)
  • USA 3000 (925/707; 30.8 percent)

Airlines that reported decreases in passenger traffic for December are: US Airways (160,974/172,093; 6.5 percent); Southwest (123,063/129,870; 5.2 percent); Delta (101,765/109,148; 6.8 percent); AirTran (56,630/67,131; 15.6 percent); United (49,756/66,312; 25.0 percent); Frontier (4,013/4,117; 2.5 percent); Air Canada (3,003/3,016; 0.4 percent); and Myrtle Beach Direct (536/1,060; 49.4 percent). Skywest (0/4,941; 100 percent), was a new airline in 2011 and offered flights to Milwaukee.

 


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December 2011 Stats
Feb 08, 2012

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