“5 million passengers are an important milestone for Ottawa International Airport and Ottawa City. Mark Laroche, President and CEO of the Ottawa International Airport Authority, said the difference makes YOW the size of the next airport, but more importantly, confirming the local The economy is in good shape.
Ottawa International Airport has announced that it has reached a milestone of 5 million passengers per year. It officially took place on December 23, 2018. At the end of the year, the airport served 5,110,801 passengers, a 5.6% increase from 2017, setting a new record.
Although the large increase in passenger volume cannot be attributed to a single factor, our large domestic flight base has steadily increased, cross-border frequency has increased with the noon service of several major lines, and international traffic has grown strongly.
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