Pitt-Greenville Airport Sets New Passenger Traffic Record

Pitt-Greenville Airport set an all-time passenger traffic record in 2009 according to airport manager Jerry Vickers. The airport saw a 10.9 percent increase in passenger traffic in 2009 compared to 2008.

The Pitt-Greenville airport recorded 3,208 passengers using chartered flights and 118,437 using US Airways Express for a total of 121,645 passengers. This number surpasses the previous record of 121,072 set in 1994.

The airport has shown growth for three consecutive years and for six out of the last seven has shown year-over-year growth in passenger traffic. Passenger Traffic has grown 85 percent over the last seven years.


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  • by Robert Location: California on Jan 11, 2010 at 08:51 PM
    Very glad to see growth by any organization during these challenging times, especially by an airport ~~ small or large! Today's traveler's are loaded with so much information, one could get very stressed out in making the choice to fly, especially with media's explortation of any and all issues faced by these airports, such as TSA, FAA, serious security breach, and on and on! Regarding the PItt-Greenville Airport, and the continuous pressure to stay close to my customers' to best meet their requirements, I have always chosen to fly in/out of PGV airport. Why? It's very clear to see the efforts undertaken there to constantly meet all security requirements, plus, their focus on each and every customer. It's tough enough to travel as it is, however, I see the employees pour as much effort as humanly possible to make the customers trip enjoyable and stress-free!. That's a real bonus since other airports aren't that focus. Hats off to PGV management and employees~They make it happen!
  • by US citizen for now Location: Washington on Jan 7, 2010 at 09:19 AM
    OMG! we need to keep this a secret! remember Obama's islamic radical religious counterparts are surveying America's airports from Yemen and within the US.
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