Passenger flow in Kutaisi Airport up 63% year-on-year in February

Kutaisi International Airport served 75,733 passengers in February. Photo: Kutaisi International Airport, 15 Mar 2023 - 17:34, Tbilisi,Georgia

Western Georgia’s Kutaisi International Airport served 75,733 passengers in February, marking a 63 percent increase compared to the same month of last year, the United Airports of Georgia announced on Wednesday.

The number of flights at the airport also increased by 59 percent on 2021 figures, with the facility serving 256 flights last month.

Five airline companies operate flights to 28 destinations of 17 countries from the Airport.

The airports body also noted the Hungarian airline Wizz Air would again station its third jet at the facility and add five new European destinations this year.

It also said the Kazakh airline FlyArystan would operate regular flights from Kutaisi Airport to Shymkent starting on July 14.