IATA highlights Cartagena Airport’s airport charge reduction example

    IATA highlighted (19-Jan-2018) the positive operational and economic effects of reducing airport fees, pointing to CartagenaRafael Núñez International Airport‘s example. The airport reduced its fee in 2015, from USD82 to USD38, leading to a 26% increase in international passengers and 38% increase in passengers to the airport. The reduction in fees also drove increase in connectivity, with new routes to AtlantaFort LauderdaleAmsterdam, and Madrid being introduced. [more – original PR]