Aug. 6, 2009 (China Knowledge) - Beijing Capital International Airport Co Ltd<0694>, the largest and busiest airport in China, said its passenger traffic increased 22.51% year on year to 5.89 million in July and aircraft movement rose 8.95% to 42,391.
In the period from January to July, the accumulative total of aircraft movement and passenger traffic increased by 17.42% and 18.85%, respectively, from a year earlier, the company said in a statement.
The accumulative total of aircraft movement by domestic airlines rose 24.54% year on year while by international, Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan airlines declined 5.1% from a year earlier.
The accumulative total of domestic travelers rose by 25.36% while the number of international travelers fell by 0.7% in the first seven months of this year.
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