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Air traffic up at RSW for June

FOX 4 Staff

Air traffic up at RSW for June

CREATED Jul. 22, 2013

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The number of air travelers using Southwest Florida International Airport increased last month 4.2 percent compared to June 2012.  473,208 passengers used RSW in June while year-to-date those numbers are up 6.5 percent.

The traffic leader in June was Delta with 120,410 passengers traveling to and from Fort Myers. Rounding out the top five airlines were AirTran (86,167), JetBlue (56,797), US Airways (47,585) and Southwest (42,273).

Southwest Florida International Airport served more than 7.3 million passengers in 2012 and is one of the top 50 U.S. airports for passenger traffic.