Passenger movements at Singapore's Changi Airport rebound to 50.3 pct of pre-COVID level in June-Xinhua

Passenger movements at Singapore's Changi Airport rebound to 50.3 pct of pre-COVID level in June

Source: Xinhua| 2022-07-31 22:24:15|Editor: huaxia

SINGAPORE, July 31 (Xinhua) -- The Changi Airport Group said on Sunday that Singapore Changi Airport handled 2.93 million passenger movements in June this year, which is 50.3 percent of its pre-COVID level in June 2019.

Meanwhile, the airport's aircraft movements, including landings and takeoffs, totaled 18,400, which is 58.6 percent of the pre-COVID level in June 2019, while its airfreight throughput registered 163,000 tonnes for the month, rising 1.4 percent year-on-year.

In the second quarter of 2022, Changi Airport registered total passenger traffic of 7.33 million, which is 14 times compared to the same period last year. The airport's aircraft movements reached 50,500 during the same period.

Changi Airport registered a total 469,000 tonnes of airfreight movements in the second quarter of this year, declining 1.4 percent year-on-year. The top air cargo markets for the quarter were China, Australia, the United States and Japan.

As of July 1, 85 airlines operate over 4,400 weekly scheduled flights at Changi Airport, connecting Singapore to some 130 cities in 46 countries and territories worldwide.

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