Macau air freight increases

PUBLISHED : Friday, 10 April, 1998, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 10 April, 1998, 12:00am

Macau international airport handled 4,539 tonnes of cargo last month, compared with 3,507 tonnes in February, operator CAM-Sociedade do Aeroporto Internacional de Macau said.

A total of 172,060 passengers were handled, up from 168,777 in the previous month. The airport handled 1,911 aircraft movements in March, compared with 1,740.

In the first quarter, traffic grew by 38 per cent in movements, 20 per cent in passengers and 42 per cent in cargo, compared with the same period in 1997.