Manchester Airports Group (MAG) airports served 2.7 million passengers in October, which represented 51 per cent of pre-pandemic site visitors in comparison with the identical month in October 2019.
These figures mark six months of sustained will increase within the variety of passengers travelling by MAG airports.
In Could, the group solely welcomed 260,000 passengers.
Against this, October is the primary month since February final yr through which each Manchester and London Stansted airports have every served multiple million passengers.
The rise seen in October was boosted by the half time period interval and pent-up demand for worldwide journey after greater than a yr of Covid-19-related disruption.
The variety of passengers served in October was 22 per cent increased than in September following an extra easing of restrictions on worldwide journey on October 4th, which noticed PCR assessments on changed by cheaper lateral movement necessities, alongside the removing of all remaining international locations from the ‘purple listing’.
This constructive pattern is predicted to proceed within the lead as much as the festive season.
Leisure journey between the UK and the US resumed on November eighth in a major second for the revival of the aviation trade.