August was a record setting month at the Sault Ste Marie Airport. A record 20,914 passengers flew to and from the Airport during the month of August, an increase of 4.28% over August 2017. This also breaks the previous record of passengers in a month set in October 2017 of 20,667.
The increase in passenger numbers also contributed to a new 12 month record of 216,754 passengers thru the airport.
In its 21st year of private ownership and operation the airport has seen a 2.51% increase in passenger levels year to date April through August.
The Sault Ste Marie Airport continues to be served by Air Canada Express, Bearskin Airlines and Porter Airlines, with winter seasonal service provided by Sunwing Airlines. This winter Sunwing will be returning to Punta Cana with service on Fridays from December 21st