The passengers flow at the Kutaisi Davit Aghmashenebeli International Airport has been increased by almost 40 % in January-September this year.
Based on the data of the Civil Aviation Agency, Tbilisi International Airport served 629 618 passengers during the first 9 months of the year, which is 179 201 more than in the nine-month period of 2018. The passenger flow has increased by 40% at Kutaisi International Airport.
The suspension of direct flights from Russia to Georgia after July 8 does not affect Kutaisi airport, as flights from the airport are mainly to EU countries.
As for Tbilisi and Batumi airports, passenger traffic during the first 9 months of the year increased by only 0.68 percent and 2.01 percent, which figure is lower than the forecast.
The passengers flow at Georgian Airports during the first 9 months of the year increased by 5%.