Newcastle Williamtown Airport experiences record pax numbers in 2019

4 February, 2020

Newcastle Williamtown Airport CEO Dr Peter Cock announced (03-Feb-2020) the airport handled a record 1,284,000 passengers in 2019, up 1.5% year-on-year. Mr Cock stated: "We've seen airlines start to approach us recently with a view to connecting our region to new international destinations…we think there is a lot of potential growth yet to be realised". 2019 included the airport's busiest ever month in Oct-2019, with 118,896 passengers. [more - original PR]