Historic Record for VXO Småland Airport
The old monthly record from May 2000 has officially been beaten. In September 2017, the total number of passengers flying to and from Växjö Småland Airport was 30,640. This is the airport’s highest monthly passenger number ever and was an increase of 41% when compared with September 2016. Total passenger volume for the first nine months of the year has seen an increase of 36%.
“After 17 years, we’ve finally had the opportunity to witness a new monthly passenger record. A big thanks to the eight airlines and charter operators flying in and out of VXO Airport, to all the passengers who choose to travel to and from Växjö, and to all airport staff and colleagues. Rising passenger numbers year after year show that we have interesting and popular destinations,” said Ulf Axelsson, CEO of Växjö Småland Airport.
The prognoses for 2017 is just over 235,000 total passengers.