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Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport recovers air traffic

Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport, in Porto, has very positive air traffic recovery levels, capable of bringing the airport infrastructure close to the values ​​​​reached in the pre-pandemic period, confirmed NAV Portugal

According to the entity, in the last month of April, air traffic in the national space was 4.8% below that recorded in the same period of 2019, with an accumulated figure for the first months of the year still 13.3% below that of the period. counterpart in the pre-pandemic, according to the penultimate publication of Jornal de Notícias.

The data in question, he continues, are reinforced by the European Organization for the Safety of Air Navigation (Eurocontrol) which indicate that, in the last week, the airport had only a 0.8% drop in flights compared to the year in which the pandemic came.

Added to these factors are the resumption of tourism in the city of Porto, which, according to the National Statistics Institute (INE), has registered an increase in the number of tourists/overnights and the significant commitment of airlines that have been betting on the Porto airport.


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