The number of passengers going through Sarasota Bradenton International Airport continues to be staggering.
In April, 386,013 passengers were reported, according to Fred Piccolo, CEO of the airport, who shared the numbers with Sarasota County’s Tourism Development Council on June 9. That’s a 31% increase of passengers served in April of 2021.
For the first four months of 2022, 1,471,513 passengers have traveled through the airport, marking a whopping 71.85% increase over the same time frame last year (858,231).
What’s further remarkable is that 2021 was a record year for the airport, bringing in 3,163,543 travelers.