Air Travel Through Ontario International Airport Sees Significant Increase

Oct 6, 2019

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Total passengers passing through Ontario International Airport in southern California has increased 10 percent year over year.

In August, the airport welcomed more than 500,000 travelers, including 479,000 domestic travelers and 25,000 international travelers. From January through August, the airport welcomed nearly 3.6 million passengers. The largest increases can be seen among international travelers; air freight remained mostly flat, though mail shipments traveling through the airport have decreased by nearly half.

“The continued growth in passenger volume is a great source of pride for all of us who are dedicated to developing a first-rate international gateway for Southern California,” said Mark Thorpe, CEO, Ontario International Airport Authority. “That more and more travelers are choosing Ontario reflects the tremendous achievements made to provide the facilities, services and amenities, along with our hallmark hassle-free experience, which appeal to our customers.”

Ontario International Airport is the fastest-growing airport in the United States.

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