An ariel view of Austin Bergstrom International Airport. (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Mateen Kontoravdis)

Austin’s Bergstrom Airport Continues Steady Growth Path as Overseas Market Builds

For the ninth consecutive year, Austin Bergstrom International Airport has reported a year-over-year rise in passenger numbers. The Central Texas airport welcomed 15,819,912 passengers in 2018, a 13.9 percent increase over 2017 passenger numbers. For the first time in its history, the airport saw at least one million flyers passing through the airport every month, with July setting a monthly record for over 1.5 million passengers. In 2017, 13.8 million passengers flew through the airport. In addition to the increase…