Kuwait City: Passenger traffic at Kuwait International Airport increased by four per cent last year from the previous year, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation said.
A total of 15.448 million passengers used the airport in 2019 compared to 14.813m in 2018, it explained in a statement.
This includes 7.715m arrivals compared to 7.425m, with departures recording 7.733m compared to 7.387m.
Planes travelling through the airport reached 122,358 compared with 118,133, including 115,420 passenger flights compared with 112,971 flights.
As for cargo, around 243.4m kilogrammes exchanged hands compared with 249.5m kg, KUNA reported.