Passenger counts at GSP airport continue to climb

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Passenger traffic at Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport continued to climb in March, marking the 18th consecutive month of growth.

GSP Airport had 207,798 passengers in March 2019 compared with 179,897 in March 2018, an increase of 15.5%. The airport says it’s the fifth straight month of double-digit percentage increases.

“Airlines continue to increase seats and use larger aircraft for operations to and from GSP,” said
Dave Edwards, GSP’s president and CEO. “We appreciate the passengers who are using GSP
and making it clear that the Upstate is a market that airlines should focus on.”

Fontier Airlines also doubled service to Denver and restarted seasonal service to Las Vegas and Orlando.

In addition, American Airlines also increased daily service to Dallas/Fort Worth and Washington (Reagan).

GSP’s also saw a 1.4% increase in cargo activity in March (11.4 million pounds).

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