GFK Boardings Decline
Doug Barrett | Jul 14, 2017 AT 2:01 pm
Airport boardings at the Grand Forks Airport continue to plummet. The June report from the North Dakota Aeronautics Commission shows passenger numbers at the G-F-K last month were the lowest since 2009. Just over nine-thousand people went through the gates in June – down nearly 12-percent from one-year ago.
Statewide boardings climbed for the second straight month in June. Commission Director Kyle Wanner says he hopes it’s the start of a new trend…
Wanner says passenger numbers can be an early indicator of the health of the state’s economy.
Boardings in Fargo dropped about one-percent in June to 32-thousand-670.