London Heathrow 2020 Traffic Fell by 73%, a 45-Year Low

MIAMI – The number of passengers at Britain’s largest airport slumped by 73% in 2020 to the lowest annual total since 1975. Due to the travel restrictions induced by the COVID-19 pandemic, last year, only 22.1 million travelers, 59 million fewer than in 2019, went through London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

According to a report by the Guardian, December numbers were higher than November, rising to 1.1 million as Britain came out of lockdown briefly, but ended 83% below the previous December as the new COVID-19 strain resulted in further border closures and several flights stopped.

Furthermore, cargo volumes were down read more ⇒

Source:: “Airways Magazine”

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