The Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria FAAN says that a total of 9.2 million passengers passed through Nigerian airports in 140,552 aircraft movements between January and September 2017.
A statistics obtained from FAAN in Abuja on Thursday, revealed that 6.38 million domestic and 2.8 international passengers passed through the airports during the period.
The data also showed that 110,220 domestic and 30,332 international flights were operated across the nation’s 22 airports during the period under review.
It further revealed that 4.6 million passengers arrived in the country in 70,680 flights, while 4.5 million passengers departed in 69,872 flights.
The total cargo movement during the period according to FAAN stood at 128.37 million tons per kilogram.