Prague Airport dealt with a complete of 17,804,900 passengers in 2019.
That implies that roughly a million extra passengers handed by means of the airport than in 2018, which units one other historic document and a six per cent year-on-year improve.
All through your entire 12 months, 71 airways supplied common connections from Prague to a complete of 165 locations, of which 15 had been long-haul.
The airport reported a major improve within the variety of passengers additionally on long-haul routes, general by 11 per cent.
This optimistic development is meant to proceed in 2020, throughout which two extra long-haul locations might be added ̶ to Chicago and to Hanoi.
Historically, the busiest routes final 12 months had been to the UK and the very best variety of passengers had been headed to London.
The largest year-on-year improve within the variety of dealt with passengers was to Antalya.
Over the previous 12 months a complete of 154,777 take-offs and landings had been carried out (flight actions) at Václav Havel Airport Prague.
“The six per cent improve within the variety of dealt with passengers that was reported final 12 months is a superb end result.
“With these outcomes, we barely exceeded our prediction made at the start of 2019.
“The explanations for the regular improve embody the next variety of long-haul connections and their larger capability, in addition to extra frequencies to the busiest European cities, similar to London, Amsterdam and Moscow,” mentioned Vaclav Rehor, chairman, Prague Airport.