Takeoff in Passenger Traffic at ABE
November 20, 2017
Highest single-month total since August 2016
(Allentown, PA) – The holiday travel season has arrived, but passenger traffic at Lehigh Valley International Airport (ABE) is already experiencing a remarkable rise.
In October, over 67,000 passengers traveled through ABE – that is a 19 percent increase from October of 2016.
Month Passengers Percentage increase Month Passengers
Oct. ’17 67,261 19.6% Oct. ’16 58,198
“The increase indicates that passengers continue enjoying quality air service options, affordability, convenience, comfort and a family-friendly environment while traveling through ABE” said Thomas R. Stoudt, Interim Executive Director, Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority (LNAA).
Currently, ABE has provided the highest quality of customer service for 576,320 passengers in 2017.
“Focusing on enhancing the passenger experience by unveiling the Multi-Modal Transportation Center, restoring ride-share operations and always identifying initiatives to ensure a memorable customer experience has us anticipating a strong finish in 2017,” said Stoudt.