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Myrtle Beach Intl. Airport releases Nov. passenger statistics

Source: flymyrtlebeach.com Source: flymyrtlebeach.com

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The number of passengers flying into the Myrtle Beach International Airport this November has decreased 1.23 percent from November of 2012, but 2013 year-to-date has shown a 12.46 percent increase overall.

Pat Apone, Interim Director of Airports, stated that "November is typically the month of the year where our airlines partners reduce flying into Myrtle Beach, resulting in passenger's volume decrease."

Below are November 2013 statistics, compared to November 2012 arriving passengers by active airline:

  • Delta Air Lines -11 percent
  • Spirit Airlines +15 percent
  • Porter -6 percent
  • United Airlines -86 percent
  • US Airways +10 percent
  • All in all, airline travel has increased since 2012. Apone confirms, "We are excited to finish the year, in order to see how many more passengers used our airport compared to last year."

    For more information on passenger statistics please check out www.flymyrtlebeach.com under "About MYR."

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