Sanya Phoenix International Airport recorded a busy six months as 5,413,900 passengers passed through its gates during the first half of 2011, compared to 5,377,500 in the same period in 2010, an increase of 6.8%, reports 0898.net.
 
The airport was ranked 16th among national airports compared with its 17th ranking last year.
 
Due to the limitation of aircraft movements during rush hour, the aircraft movements in the first six month totaled 37,000, a slight decrease compared to 39,870 recorded during the first half of 2010.
 
The air cargo volume remained steady with 68,000 tones of freight being processed through the facility and the flight occupancy continues to grow by the robust demand in the airline market.
 
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