Hong Kong International Airport handled 5.7 million passengers in January 2020, down 11.7 per cent year on year. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong International Airport handled 5.7 million passengers in January 2020, down 11.7 per cent year on year. Photo: Felix Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong airport suffers worst January in five years as officials blame protests and deadly bug for poor traffic

  • In January, 5.7 million passengers passed through airport, down 11.7 per year on year, while the amount of cargo handled fell by 10.4 per cent
  • It handled about 60 per cent fewer passenger flights this weekend, while experts say the road to recovery will be longer than that during Sars

Hong Kong International Airport handled 5.7 million passengers in January 2020, down 11.7 per cent year on year. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong International Airport handled 5.7 million passengers in January 2020, down 11.7 per cent year on year. Photo: Felix Wong
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