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18,800 passengers passed through the Sault Airport this month

This sets a record for best month of July in the airport's history
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NEWS RELEASE
SAULT STE. MARIE AIRPORT DEVELOPMENT CORPORZTION
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18,800 passengers flew to and from the Sault Ste. Marie Airport in July 2019 for an increase of 2.1 per cent over July 2018; setting a record for best month of July in SSMADC history.

The previous July high was 18,695 in July 2017. This provides for an overall increase of 0.7 percent through the first four months of the SSMADC fiscal year 2019/2020. This provides for a running 12-month total of 213,694 passengers.

The Sault Ste. Marie Airport continues to be served daily by Air Canada Express, Bearskin Airlines, and Porter Airlines, with winter seasonal service provided by Sunwing Airlines. This winter Sunwing will be providing service to Veradero, Cuba.

The Sault Ste. Marie Airport has also seen ten straight months of increases in aircraft movements, these are movements of all type of aircraft; commercial, private, government, training;

Month

Total Movements

Increase over Previous Year 

May, 2019

8,432

46.4 per cent

April, 2019

6,346

83.8 per cent

March, 2019

4,331

3.2 per cent

February, 2019

3,205

7.4 per cent

January, 2019

2,589

11.0 per cent

December, 2018

2,706

19.9 per cent

November, 2018

3,421

90.0 per cent

October, 2018

4,173

45.5 per cent

September, 2018

5,525

36.6 per cent

August, 2018

7,138

30.4 per cent

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