Activity at the Beirut International Airport grew in January 2018 as the total number of passengers rose by 10.88% year-on-year (y-o-y) to reach 597,768 passengers.
The improved airport activity came on the back of a yearly 10.81% uptick in the number of arrivals to Lebanon which settled at 273,128 in January 2018. Similarly, total departures from the airport also recorded an annual uptick of 11.03% to reach 324,372 in the same period. However, the number of transit passengers fell from 461 passengers in the first month of 2017 to 268 passengers in January 2018.
Total Number of Passengers in January
Source: Beirut International Airport