Minsk airport passengers traffic 27% up in first 6 months 2017
National Airport Minsk reports a 26.9% increase in passengers numbers in H1 2017 against the same period last year. In June 2017, Minsk international gateway handled 425,200 passengers, an increase of 22.2%. Since the start of the year, the number of airport users has exceeded 1,079,000 people, up 26.9% on last year. In June 2017 the airport serviced 2,323 flights, which was up by 7.3% over June 2016. From the start of the year the airport serviced a total of 11,454 flights (up 9.3%). Minsk airport is a home to Belarusian flag carrier Belavia. More details in this BELTA report.