Air Passengers
The total monthly number of passengers travelling through the Edmonton International (YEG) and Calgary International (YYC). This includes domestic, transborder (Canada-U.S.), and international flights.
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Air Passengers

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Analysis

PUBLISHED - Jul 15, 2022
Due to Covid-19 travel restrictions, the number of air passengers passing through Alberta's two largest airports has remained depressed. Overall traffic increased by 574.3% in May 2022 compared to the same period a year earlier. 55.3% of all air passengers moved through Calgary International Airport as domestic passengers. Calgary domestic passengers increased 455.0% year-over-year to 958,060, while Edmonton domestic passengers increased 522.7% to 418,667. Calgary transborder and international flights increased by 1,382.4% and 2,961.2%, respectively. Transborder flights are defined as direct flights between the US and Canada.