Kansas City International Airport Reports June 2022 Passenger Traffic

The City of Kansas City, Mo., Aviation Department reports that 930,959 passengers arrived and departed through Kansas City International Airport’s gates in June, a 15.8-percent increase from June 2021. Passenger boardings were up 15.5 percent, with a total of 461,278 boarded. Year-to-date passenger boardings are 2,274,506, up 47.9 percent. For the year to date, total passengers in and out total 4,552,978, up 48.2 percent.

Air cargo tonnages, which consist of both freight and mail transported by air, for all carriers at Kansas City International were up 14.3 percent in June with a total of 21.9 million pounds handled. Year to date, 127.2 million pounds have been handled, up 23.8 percent. Air freight handled at Kansas City International during June amounted to 21.7 million pounds, up 14.5 percent year-over-year. Year to date, air freight is up 23.3 percent with a total of 125.6 million pounds handled. Air mail for June was down 11.9 percent from June 2021 with 142,651 pounds handled. Air mail year to date for 2022 is up 77.7 percent from 2021 with 1,557,228 pounds handled.

The number of peak-day scheduled aircraft departures for June 2022 was 136. Service was offered to 45 nonstop markets. There was an average of 35,402 arriving and departing scheduled seats in the market each day. The all-cargo carriers reported 9 daily departures for June.

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