During December, 1,077,818 passengers traveled through Southwest Florida International Airport in Fort Myers, an increase of 12.4% compared to December 2018.
Year-end passenger traffic was up 9.1% compared to last year. December 2019 was the best December in the 37-year history of the airport, according to a press release. The airport also set a new annual traffic record of 10,225,180 passengers.
The traffic leader in December was Delta Air Lines with 187,064 passengers traveling to and from Fort Myers. Rounding out the top five airlines were Southwest (161,041), Spirit (138,925), Frontier (137,715) and American (137,090). Southwest Florida International Airport had 9,314 aircraft operations, an increase of 9.5% compared to December 2018.
Page Field saw 9,926 operations, an 18.2% increase from December 2018. For more information, visit www.flylcpa.com