The latest information from the Tallahassee International Airport shows that January 2021 passenger traffic was 54,800. This is 13.2% or 8,346 passengers below the pre-COVID passenger traffic (63,146) reported in January 2019.
December traffic increased 161.9% when compared to traffic one year ago. The number of passengers was up from 26,715 during January 2021 to 54,800 this year.
The 161.9% increase this month is relative to January 2021 traffic when air travel was still feeling the impact of the COVID pandemic. Looking at January 2019 traffic gives a more realistic view of passenger traffic growth. For this reason, we have included traffic from 2019 in the Passenger Traffic Report below.
Relative to 2019, the Passenger Traffic Report shows passenger counts were down 1.7% for American Airlines, the Delta Group was down 20.7% and Silver Airways was down 47.4%.
The graph below shows the annualized number of passengers for the last 37-months. The highlighted numbers on the graph indicate the annual traffic during the month of January over the last four years.
The annual rate of passengers at TIA in January 2022 was 684,339 up 4.3% when compared to the annual rate reported last month. The annualized number of passengers is calculated by summing the previous 12 months of traffic.