Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia “Sakaeronavigatsia” served  6.8% more aircraft in the January-October period.

In the airspace of Georgia in January – October 2018, 127 271 instrumental flight was performed. This figure is 8 118 and 6.8% more than the same period of 2017.

The number of flights carried out during January-October 2018 amounted to 87 301, which was increased by 2018 to 1 821 – by 2.1%.

The growth trend is maintained in the airports of the Georgian airports in departure-arrival zones. Sakaeronavigatsia has served 39 970 passengers in three international and two local airports of Georgia for 10 months, which is increased by 6 297, or 18.7%, compared with the same period of 2017.

The flight distance from Georgian airspace in January – October 2018 is 35 004 971 km. This indicator is 34 866 km and 0.1% more than the same period last year.

Georgia’s airspace is the most frequently used for transit movement: TURKISH AIRLINES (14 832), AZERBAIJAN AIRLINES – AZAL (5 333), QATAR AIRWAYS (4 758), THAI AIRWAYS INTERNATIONAL LTD (3,042), SINGAPORE AIRLINES (3 726).

Georgian AIRWAYS (6 521), TURKISH AIRLINES (3 692), WIZZ AIR HUNGARY (3 080), FLYDUBAI (1,613), FLYDUBAI (1 872) were among the top customers in the airports of the Georgian airports.