JSC "Nizhny Novgorod International Airport" in January-May 2013 compared to the same period last year, passenger traffic increased by 34% — up to 302 865 people, the company said.
On international flights (IAL) passenger traffic grew by 52.9% to 136,126 passengers. On domestic routes (DAL) traffic increased by 21.7% to 166,739 passengers.
The best dynamics showed areas such as Surgut — an increase of 2.1 times, Ufa — the growth of a factor of 2, Ekaterinburg — an increase of 79.3%, Frankfurt-am-Main — an increase of 44.5%. Registered significant growth in passenger travel destinations in Heraklion, Paphos Barcelona and Hurghada. "The greatest growth dynamics showed those areas in which there was an increase in the frequency of departures. On the one hand, this means that air carriers are sensitive to an increase in consumer demand and increasing the frequency of the other, passengers are getting used to fly direct flights from the Lower and thus form a favorable environment for airlines, "- are words in the message of the executive director of the" Mann "Alexander Sinelnikov.
In May 2013 the airport handled 77,032 passengers, which is 24.5% higher than in May 2012. Of these, 41,036 passengers passed and sent to the MVL, an increase of 27.4%. Airport services on domestic flights benefited 35,996 passengers, which is 21.5% more than the year before.
Airport "New York" in 2012, passenger traffic increased by 61.9% — to 747.2 thousand people.
JSC "Koltsovo invest" owns 74.99% stake in the airport.
"Airports of the regions" — airport holding a strategic investor which is a group of companies "Renova". The holding includes JSC "Airport" Koltsovo "(Ekaterinburg), OJSC" International airport "Kurumoch" (Samara) and OJSC "International airport" New York. "