Record breaking year for Birmingham Airport

BIRMINGHAM Airport has recorded its busiest ever year with more than 11.6 million passengers passing through its terminal in 2016.

In total, 11,639,738 passengers travelled through the airport over the course of the year - an increase of 14.2% on 2015 and equivalent to just over 1.4 million more people.

The busiest month was August when almost 1.3 million passengers were recorded in a single month and the busiest day was August 26.

Over the course of the year there were six months in which over a... For the full story register now for free or login below...