Passenger traffic dips at Pittsburgh International Airport
Passenger traffic at Pittsburgh International Airport dropped 1.9 percent in June compared to June 2012, the Allegheny County Airport Authority said Tuesday.
Pittsburgh had 725,944 passengers in June, down from 740,113 passengers in June 2012, authority data show. Airport traffic dipped in 10 of the past 12 months reported, data show.
Two airlines reported monthly passenger gains, led by AirTran Airways, which had a 20.1 percent jump in passengers year-to-year. United Airlines also reported a modest 1.9 percent increase.
Pittsburgh had almost 3.9 million passengers combined in the first six months of the year, down 1.8 percent from the same period a year ago.
Tom Fontaine is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. Reach him at 412-320-7847 or email@example.com.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
- D.C. charges woman over armed protest
- Pirates enter Plan B with Martin off market
- For Steelers, a fight to finish for playoff berth
- Starkey: No explaining Steelers, AFC North
- Pitt beats Syracuse, snaps 3-game losing streak
- Leak of grand jury information could cost Attorney General Kane
- For Pitt men’s basketball team, trouble in paradise
- Islanders outwork Penguins to sweep back-to-back meetings
- Freezing rain hits Western Pennsylvania, many accidents reported
- The bullet inside your body ‘becomes a part of you’
- Executive stayed busy with business, civic work