Tivat – Although only in the beginning of June ended large works on modernization of airport terminal building that for months made heavier normal operation, airport Tivat in the first six months marked noticeable rise of number of passengers in respect to last year.
From January 1, to June 30, was landed and serviced 1167 planes that is 29% more than in the same period last year. Of that number 757 were domestic companies “Montenegro airlines” and JAT while 410 planes were of some thirty foreign air carriers that made regular and charter transport to Tivat and domestic and foreign little plane from segment of so called general aviation.
-In total for six months we had 136659 passengers. Of that number domestic traffic was 84028 passengers where we have increase of six percent in respect to last year, 52631 was in international traffic where increase is more than 66% – said yesterday director of airport Tivat Ranko Boskovic.
Tivat airport is in these days for transfer far ahead Podgorica airport and on July 1, achieved also new record of transfer of 40 planes and 8000 passengers in only one day.
Only during last weekend at landing space of airport Tivat landed 50 planes and was transferred 9462 passengers.
In management of this airport expect that already at next Saturday that is the most frequent day could be overcame current daily record in scope of traffic achieved ten days ago.