Number of Kazakhstani air passengers has risen by 13% - survey
This year the number of air passengers has reached 5.5 million people.
Profit of the transport enterprises in Kazakhstan for January-August of 2018 has exceeded 1.8 trillion tenges. Of which enterprises of air transport enterprises account for 12.2% or 224.8 billion tenges (an 18.1% yearly increase), Ranking.kz reports.
The number of passengers by air has accounted for 5.5 million people in the period from January to September this year, a 12.7% increase compared to the same period in 2017.
The share of air transports in passenger traffic has increased from 0.03% to 0.04% within the year.
Meanwhile, the share of air transports out of the total volume of goods and luggage transportations is very small - 0.001% or 14.9 thousand tons (a 9% increase compared to the past year).