April 23, 2019
More passengers flew throughJacksonville International Airport in March than any month in the airport's50-year history.
Almost 665,000 passengerspassed through the airport last month. The airport's passenger count in Marchcontinues 18 straight months of year-over-year growth. Additionally, each ofthe last six months has been the busiest on record for that month.
“I couldn’t be prouder of thewhole JAX team,” MarkVanLoh, CEO of the JacksonvilleAviation Authority, said in a statement. “These numbers aren’t just a flashin the pan. They demonstrate sustained, steady growth, and speak to not onlythe competence of our team but also the attractiveness of Jacksonville as adestination for both business and pleasure.”
March passengers were offered99 more flights and more than 1,800 more seats than in the same month a yearago.
By Will Robinson
Reporter, Jacksonville Business Journal