Domestic air passenger traffic rose to 104.51 lakh in October up 20.52 percent from 86.72 lakh reported for the corresponding month of 2016, official data showed on Friday.
The total domestic air passenger traffic had risen by 16.43 percent to 95.83 lakh in September.
Data furnished by the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) revealed that passenger traffic during the January-October period grew by over 17 percent.
“Passengers carried by domestic airlines during January-October 2017 were 954.45 lakh as against 813.70 lakh during the corresponding period of the previous year, thereby registering a growth of 17.30 percent,” the DGCA said in its monthly domestic traffic report. Read More…