OIA passenger numbers continue to rebound for second month of 2022

ORLANDO, Fla. — Orlando International Airport continues to see a rebound in passenger traffic for the second straight month.

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According to airport officials, nearly 3.6 million domestic and international passengers traveled through OIA in February, an increase of 83% from the same period in 2021.

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Orlando saw domestic traffic climb to 3,360,202 passengers, a more than 72% increase from 2021.

International traffic also saw an increase from last year, with 278,266 passengers arriving and departing.

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Thanks to the unofficial start of the Spring Break travel season and Speed Weeks festivities in Daytona, the increased traffic pushed passenger totals to over 7 million passengers for 2022.

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Matt Reeser

Matt Reeser, WFTV.com

Matt Reeser joined WFTV in 1998 as a news photographer and has worked for television stations in Kentucky and West Virginia.