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  • Release date: 27 July 2017
  • Period covered: 2016
  • Next update: 27 June 2018
An annual report presenting information for Cardiff Wales Airport including aircraft movements, passengers and freight handled and international air passenger traffic.

Key points

  • The total number of passengers using Cardiff International Airport increased by 16.1 per cent between 2015 and 2016 to 1.3 million.
  • During 2016 there were 77 international routes that operated out of Cardiff Airport.
  • There were 16,563 commercial aircraft movements at Cardiff International Airport. There were 9,683 non-commercial aircraft movements making 26,256 in total.


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