Queensland Airports Limited reports busiest December with 768,719 pax in Dec-2017

    Queensland Airports Ltd reported (18-Jan-2018) the following traffic highlights:

    • Dec-2017:
      • Passengers: 768,719, +4.2% year-on-year;
        • Gold Coast Airport: 608,633, +3.8%;
        • Townsville Airport: 143,523, +6.1%;
        • Mount Isa Airport: 14,306, +3.9%;
        • Longreach Airport: 2257, +4.2%;
    • 2017:
      • Passengers: 8.4 million, +2.4% year-on-year;
        • Gold Coast Airport: 6.5 million, +1.9%;
        • Townsville Airport: 1.6 million, +4.1%;
        • Mount Isa Airport: 190,197, +6.4%;
        • Longreach Airport: 31,952, -9.2*.

    * Longreach calendar year results are exacerbated due to an adjustment in the way passenger movements were recorded for the majority of 2017. [more – original PR]