Dash for snow sees airport passenger numbers rise
Passenger numbers last month (January) at East Midlands Airport (EMA) grew by 1.2%, as holidaymakers flew off to skiing holidays.
The airport saw a footfall of just under 216,000 passengers compared with 213,450 during the same time last year. Ski routes were especially popular last month with Chambery and Bergamo (Italy) growing strongly.
Passengers were also jetting off to the sun in January. Flights to Faro in January were up 7.6% compared with the same time last year while Malaga, Alicante, and the Canaries are also popular ... For the full story register now for free or login below...