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Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) at this time launched site visitors figures of Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) for August 2022. During the month, the airport dealt with 479,000 passengers, representing year-on-year progress of 116.3%, though site visitors remained considerably beneath the pre-pandemic ranges of 2019. Flight actions decreased by 11.3% to 11,390 in contrast to the identical month final 12 months, whereas cargo throughput dropped 21.0% to 338,000 tonnes.
Vivian Cheung, government director, airport operations of AAHK, stated: “We are honoured that HKIA was named China’s Leading Airport at the World Travel Awards. As a global and regional aviation hub, HKIA is dedicated to offering a pleasing expertise for passengers. We have been constantly upgrading terminal services and introducing measures to improve our capability and enrich journey expertise. We look ahead to welcoming travellers from all over the world to HKIA.
After the additional rest of restrictions on inbound journey in August, progress in passenger throughput was pushed by each native residents and guests to Hong Kong. Passenger site visitors to and from Southeast Asia skilled probably the most important improve.
Cargo volume was affected by international financial uncertainties, persevering with geopolitical tensions and disruptions to international provide chains. Exports and imports decreased by 25% and 20%, respectively, in contrast to the identical month final 12 months. Cargo site visitors to and from key buying and selling areas in North America and Europe registered probably the most important decreases.
Over the primary eight months of the 12 months, the airport dealt with 1.7 million passengers, marking a year-on-year improve of 141.5%. Flight actions and cargo throughput dropped 2.8% and 11.1% to 85,020 and a couple of.8 million tonnes, respectively.
On a 12-month rolling foundation, passenger volume and flight actions elevated by 121.9% and 6.1% to 2.4 million and 142,330, respectively. Cargo throughput noticed a decline of two.9% to 4.7 million tonnes.
Meanwhile, HKIA was named “China’s Leading Airport” at the twenty ninth annual World Travel Awards. Voted by journey professionals, media, and high-end customers worldwide, the celebrated awards recognise high firms and organisations throughout quite a lot of sectors in the worldwide journey trade.
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