Malaga airport records in January a passenger increase of 8.1%

Malaga airport has started in 2011 with an increase in passengers in 8.1% compared to the same month last year, according to data released by Spanish Airports and Air Navigation (Aena).

Of the nearly 590,000 passengers which have passed through the recently expanded Costa del Sol airport, more than 415,000 passengers arrived on international flights, most of them from or to the UK, Germany and France.