OVER 90 per cent of all passengers going through Murcia’s San Javier airport in August were from the UK and Ireland.
The month registered a total of 155,978 passengers, a fall of 3.7 per cent compared to the same month in 2014. 91.16 per cent of these were on flights between Murcia and either the UK or Ireland. Flights from Norway, Belgium and Holland were the next most popular.
There have now been just over 760,000 passengers using San Javier airport this year and this figure may top one million by the end of the year. At its peak in 2007, San Javier saw over two million people passing through the terminal.