Another record month for Launceston Airport

June 25, 2024 9:16 am in by

Another month, another record broken at Launceston Airport.

Close to 100-thousand passengers passed through the airport in May – which is an increase on pre-pandemic levels.

At the same time, Launceston’s status as the online shopping capital of Tasmania has been further emphasised with new larger Airbus A-321 freight aircraft flying in, replacing the old ‘737s.

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The figures represent a continuing story of growth and performance at the airport, which has seen a total of around 640,000 passengers already this year.

Airport CEO Shane O’Hare says it underscores the significance of the airport as the gateway to the state’s north.