MAHB passenger traffic up 2.2% in July 2018

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 10): The number of passengers who passed through the 39 airports Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) operates in Malaysia grew 2.2% to 8.56 million in April this year from 8.38 million a year ago.

The international passenger volume recorded a 5.1% year-on-year (y-o-y) increase in July 2018 to 4.6 million, but was offset by a 1% decline in domestic traffic to 4 million passengers.

Overall aircraft movements increased by a marginal 0.2% y-o-y, with international movements up 2.6% while domestic movements fell 1.4% over July 2017.