Passenger Numbers Keep Going Up At McCarran
( Las Vegas, NV ) – There’s been another jump in the monthly passenger count at McCarran airport, with the total for the year also up from the first 7 months of last year.
Wednesday morning’s report from the airport shows more than 3.7 million arrivals and departures last month, compared to 3.6 million in July 2013, an increase of 1.9%.
The year-to-date increase is 2.2% with the passenger total knocking on the door of 25-million passengers compared to 24.4 million a year ago.
The increasing emphasis on international travelers appears to be paying off again, with that statistic up a whopping 17.6% in July from the same month last year. The annual jump in worldwide visitors is 10.4%