For the past months there has been a regular increase in the number of passengers and flights, this being the result of the “open sky” policy adopted by the RA Government, press service of the “Armenia” International Airports” CJSC reports.
As compared to April 2013, a 17% increase in passenger flow was observed at the “Zvartnots” International Airport of Yerevan in the 4th month of 2014. In April 2014 the Airport served 136 730 passengers against 116 838 last April.
The number of flights in the same period rose by 40%. Instead of the 1 175 flights last April the number of flights operated in April 2014 was 1 643.
If 27 airlines operated regular flights to Zvartnots in April 2013, now their number is 33. Also most of the airlines increased frequencies to all destinations, which resulted in reduction of air ticket prices.