1.1 MILLION PASSENGERS AT OAKLAND AIRPORT IN SEPTEMBER
Airport Moves into Autumn with 4.1% Year-Over-Year Increase
Oakland, CA: (October 31, 2018) – Officials at Oakland International Airport (OAK) today released September passenger traffic reports, which reveal that total passenger activity at the airport increased 4.1% – from 1,083,301 in September 2017 to 1,127,927 in September this year.
Port of Oakland Director of Aviation, Bryant L. Francis notes, “We are very pleased to see customers continuing to choose Oakland for travel needs into and out of the Bay Area. The popularity of our airport continues to be sustained by Oakland’s outstanding air service and our unmatched convenience and reliability.”
About Oakland International Airport
Oakland International is the fourth busiest airport in California and second busiest in the San Francisco Bay Area. Serving over 13 million travelers annually, OAK is the closest airport to the region’s top business and tourism venues. It is also the closest airport for most local residents.
Oakland’s air service roster to over 60 nonstop destinations is offered on 14 different airline brands – seven of which operate with OAK as their sole gateway into the San Francisco Bay region.
The vision of Oakland International Airport is to offer customers a world-class experience and be the airport of choice for Bay Area residents and visitors alike. OAK is operated by the Port of Oakland, which also oversees the Oakland seaport and 20 miles of waterfront. Together with its business partners, the Port supports more than 73,000 jobs in the region and nearly 827,000 jobs across the United States.
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