Increase In Passenger Numbers At Shannon Airport

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Shannon Group says its “modest” levels of growth in passenger numbers at the Airport last year was in line with expectations.

1.75 million people used Shannon last year, a 2% increase on 2015.

However, the Airport has recorded far stronger levels of growth in previous years, with passenger numbers now by up 24% when compared with pre-Independence levels.


However, four new carriers have already come on board this year and Shannon Group’s Deputy CEO Mary Considine says last year’s figures are not a concern: