The Greater Toronto Airports Authority (GTAA) in Canada reported its financial and operating results for the three- and nine-month periods ended 30 September 2019.
Passenger activity increased by 1.8% during the first nine months of 2019 compared to the same period of 2018. This growth was due to increased aircraft load factors, aircraft size and flights on existing routes
During the three-month period ended 30 September 2019, a total of 14.2 million passengers travelled through Toronto Pearson Airport, representing a decrease of 0.2% as compared to the same period in 2018. During the nine-month period ended 30 September 2019, a total of 38.6 million passengers travelled through the airport, representing an increase of 600,000 passengers (or 1.8%) compared to the same period in 2018. Passenger activity in the international sector increased by approximately 500,000 passengers, a 2.3% growth, and the domestic sector increased by approximately 100,000 passengers, a 1.0% growth, over the same period in 2018.