CVG continued air service growth in October, 2017:
Local passenger traffic was up 24 percent year-over-year. This was the 38th consecutive month of year-over-year local passenger growth for CVG. YTD local passenger traffic is up 21 percent.
Total enplanements (local + connections) were up 17 percent year-over-year, totaling 357,009 passengers. YTD, total enplanements are up 16 percent.
Cargo volume was up 40 percent with 96,307 tons marking the best month on record in CVG history. YTD cargo tonnage is up 25 percent.
CVG is the lowest fare airport in the region, ranking #69 in the U.S. DOT’s average airfare report for second quarter 2017. Passengers are paying on average $200 less per ticket than four years ago.
Allegiant launched three new nonstop routes to Los Angeles and Raleigh/Durham, Nov. 16th, and Providence, Rhode Island on Nov. 17th.
The Terminal Modernization Project is making great progress. Passengers will now see new carpet in Terminal and Concourses, and updates to baggage claim including new energy-efficient lighting, paint and wall treatments.
CVG’s Master Plan study has officially kicked off, inviting internal and external stakeholder and public input. The study will be complete fall 2018.