The Straits Times
Published on Nov 20, 2012

Changi set to cross 50 million passenger mark this year


Changi Airport handled 4.27 million passengers last month - a 10-per-cent increase compared to October a year ago.

Flight movements increased by about 5 per cent to 27,600 take-offs and landings.

In an update on Tuesday, Changi Airport Group said that passenger traffic to and from the Middle East continued its upward trend with the region contributing double-digit growth every month this year.

Traffic to and from traditional growth regions such as South-east Asia and North-east Asia also grew strongly.