April Passengers Set New Record at ICT

NOTICE: The connector bridge from westbound U.S. 54 to southbound Eisenhower Airport Parkway in Wichita will be closed for maintenance starting Tuesday, May 28. To follow the signed detour, motorists should continue westbound on U.S. 54 and take the exit onto Tyler Road. From there, drivers should take eastbound U.S. 54 and exit onto West Kellogg Drive. Follow West Kellogg Drive to southbound Eisenhower Airport Parkway.

June 8, 2024

April Passengers Set New Record at ICT

A new passenger record for April was set this year at ICT, with 70,426 enplanements (departing passengers). This marks a 3% increase over the previous high of 68,153 in April 2019 and a 4% increase compared to April 2023. The number of scheduled seats in April was just 0.1% higher than in April 2023 and 1.8% higher than in April 2019. The total number of passengers departing and arriving in April reached 139,526, representing a 4.56% increase. For the year, overall passenger traffic has risen by 8.46%.

April Passengers

April 2024April 2023Percent ChangeTo Date 2024To Date 2023Percent Change
Enplanements (Out)70,42667,8403.81%262,757243,3117.99%
Deplanements (In)69,10065,5995.34%264,383242,6908.94%
Total Passengers139,526133,4394.56%527,140486,0018.46%

There were 32 average weekday departures in April, up from 29 last year. Outbound air cargo tonnage increased by 4.73%, while inbound tonnage saw a slight decrease of 0.20%. Additionally, food and gift revenue grew by 1.65%, and rental car revenue increased by 1.72%.

April statistics can be viewed at Airport Business.

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