three December 2019
Sunshine Coast Airport noticed an all-time document collection of passengers for the month of October of round 125,000 other people.
This determine is up nearly 6,900 passengers from October 2018, a 5.8% build up 12 months on 12 months.
Sunshine Coast Airport Leader Govt Officer, Andrew Brodie, stated the Airport used to be extraordinarily pleased with the effects which mirrored proceeding call for within the area, and up to date tourism figures appearing document numbers of tourists from Sydney and Melbourne.
“Our airline companions are experiencing very prime call for on home routes, particularly into Sydney and Melbourne, and persisted enlargement month on month,” Mr Brodie stated.
“October could have observed the tip of our New Zealand season, however we’re welcoming subsequent 12 months’s services and products previous than ever sooner than, setting out 12 April 2020, and we’re nonetheless one of the vital quickest rising airports within the nation.
“From a neighborhood’s viewpoint, it method travellers can experience better services and products and connectivity to the sector from proper right here on their doorstep.”
Consult with Sunshine Coast Leader Govt Officer, Simon Latchford, stated Sunshine Coast Airport had performed a significant position in handing over the area document customer numbers over the last 12 months.
“The Sunshine Coast has actually constructed its profile as a top class vacation, convention, occasions and industry vacation spot, and these kind of sectors have produced vital enlargement this 12 months,” Mr Latchford stated.
“With Sunshine Coast Airport ready to draw new services and products from key ports similar to Sydney and Auckland, and with the release of the brand new runway subsequent 12 months, we will see this momentum accelerating even sooner.”