December 13, 2013:
Toledo Express Airport saw its eighth
month of increased passenger traffic this year during the month
of November. Port Authority
reports for November 2013 show that overall passenger traffic at
TOL was up 34 percent over the same time-frame in 2012.
A total of 13,512 passengers made the choice to fly through TOL
last month, also bringing the year to date traffic up eight
percent over this time last year.
of competitively-priced airfares and the easy-to-use facility
make Toledo Express an ideal choice for northwest Ohio
travelers,” said Paul Toth, President and CEO of
the Toledo-Lucas County Port Authority.
“Hub connectivity to Chicago via American Eagle gives passengers
the opportunity to connect anywhere in the world from TOL, and
Allegiant’s flights to Florida provide area residents access to
low-cost vacation destinations.”
All carriers at Toledo Express Airport showed increased
passenger traffic for the month of November;
Allegiant carried 6,935 total
passengers in November, an 81.07 percent increase over the same
month in 2012 and American Airlines,
whose passenger totals were up
4.88 percent in November, carried 6,399 passengers from
TOL through Chicago with connections to over 100 cities
This month’s growth has Toledo Express Airport trending to
finish off 2013 with a successful year-over-year increase in
passenger traffic, which will be the first time the airport has
seen an increase since 2004.
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