Passenger Growth At Lambert Increases

(KTVI) – More people are flying from Lambert airport.  Lambert international airport recorded passenger growth for the second straight year.

The number of departing passengers rose 1.1 percent over 2011. The number of arriving passengers also increased.

In 2011, Lambert recorded a year-end increase in people taking off from the airport totaling nearly 6.3 million passengers.

Connecting traffic also continues to rise, accounting for 15 percent of all traffic through Lambert.