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 - Nov 5, 2021
Due to Covid-19 travel restrictions, the number of air passengers passing through Alberta's two largest airports has remained depressed at historic lows. Overall traffic increased by 151.9% in September 2021 compared to the same period a year earlier. 63.0% of all air passengers moved through Calgary International Airport as domestic passengers. Calgary domestic passengers increased 126.5% year-over-year to 703,604, while Edmonton domestic passengers increased 154.4% to 297,767. Calgary transborder and international flights increased by 623.3% and 606.7%, respectively. Transborder flights are defined as direct flights between the US and Canada.