As much as 150,000 passengers are passing via Changi Airport each day, with about one million every week, or about 75 per cent of the common weekly passenger pre-pandemic, The Straits Instances newspaper quoted Transport Minister S Iswaran.
The airport is alleged to see a robust rebound in passenger site visitors because the variety of passengers and flight actions steadily climbed over the months.
Australia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand had been the highest site visitors markets within the first 10 months when the airport dealt with 23.6 million passengers, representing 42 per cent of its pre-Covid-19 site visitors, The Straits Instances reported.
The strongest passenger site visitors restoration got here from North America, South Asia, and
Regardless of the uptick, the airport is well-equipped to deal with the upper quantity, the Minister mentioned in a Fb publish, citing the reopenings of Terminal 4 and the southern wing of Terminal 2, which passed off on September 13 and October 11, respectively.
The each day site visitors is greater than twice the quantity that handed via the airport when Singapore first reopened its borders to vaccinated travellers in April.
Changi Airport Group (CAG) mentioned 2022 had been a 12 months of “robust restoration”, because the variety of passengers and flight actions steadily climbed over the months.
“As of the primary week of December 2022, 95 airways operated over 5,500 weekly scheduled flights at Changi Airport, connecting Singapore to some 140 cities in 48 international locations and territories worldwide,” it mentioned, including this was 82 per cent of the pre-pandemic connectivity.
CAG mentioned: “Passenger site visitors to and from North America has rebounded strongly to exceed pre-pandemic ranges. For the South Asia market, other than re-establishing all pre-Covid-19 metropolis hyperlinks, Changi added a brand new one to Pune on December 2.”