March 2021 – Monthly Statistics
Hector International Airport’s airline passenger traffic in March finally showed an increase when compared to the same month in 2020. In March 2021, the passenger enplanements were 33,492. This is an increase of 31% when compared to the March 2020 passenger enplanements of 25,618. The effects of COVID on air travel stated in March 2020. As compared to 2019, enplanements were down -36%.
The total passenger count for the month was 66,855, which is up 12% over the same period last year.
There were 572 air carrier departures with an average of 87 seats per flight in January and an average of 2,157 total daily passengers.