In July of this year, the airport of a name Ben-Gurion took 2.18 million international passengers. This is 13.2% more than in the same period last year, said on Tuesday, August 1, the site Globes.
It is expected that in August the passenger traffic at the airport will be more. Passenger traffic in the current month to reach 2.3 million people. Thus, the total number of passengers that will take the airport over the summer will amount to 4.5 million. In the peak days of passenger traffic will reach 90 thousand people a day.
According to the Department of airports, the main directions of flights in July was Istanbul and Moscow. Popularity also enjoyed the flight Paris Larnaca and Antalya.
Due to the high workload of the airport Administration asks passengers to check in for their flights via the Internet and arrive three hours before departure.