NUMBER OF AIRPORT PASSENGERS RISES
The number of passengers at Macedonian airports in February has increased compared to the same period last year.
A total of 36,153 passengers were recorded last month both at the Skopje and Ohrid airports, which is a 3,6% increase compared to February 2009, when 34,883 passengers were transported, the Ministry of Transport and Communications informs.
34,481 passengers were recorded last month at "Alexander the Great" airport in Skopje, which is a 1,7% increase in relations to February 2009. The number of charter flights has also gone up by 61,7%.
In February, the "St. Paul The Apostle" airport in Ohrid registered 1,672 passengers - a 70,6% increase than the same period in 2009.