Airport flying high as passenger numbers soar
October has seen 2,404,521 passengers fly through Manchester Airport, 3.1% up on the same month in 2016.
It follows the Northern hub’s busiest summer on record, which brings the rolling annual total to 27.7m passengers, equating to 10.5% growth year on year.
Last month saw passengers jet off for the last of the Mediterranean sun and enjoy half term escapes.
The top five destinations in October were:
1 - Amsterdam
2 - Dubai
3 - Dublin
4 - Tenerife
5 – Palma
October also saw the launch of Air Arabia Maroc to Agadir ... For the full story register now for free or login below...