“Zvartnots” International Airport reports regular increase in the number of passengers and flights in the past months, this being the result of the “open sky” policy adopted by the RA Government.
As compared to May 2013, a 36.9% increase in passenger flow was observed at the “Zvartnots” International Airport of Yerevan in May, 2014. The Airport served 171 431 passengers against 125,263 last May.
The number of flights in the same period rose by 49.4%. Instead of the 1,244 flights in past May the number of flights operated in May 2014 was 1,858.
If 27 airlines operated regular flights to Zvartnots in May 2013, now their number is 33. Also most of the airlines increased frequencies to all destinations, which resulted in reduction of air ticket prices, press service of the “Armenia” International Airports” CJSC reports.