FORT MYERS, Fla. – The amount of passengers traveling through Southwest Florida International Airport [RSW] in April 2021 compared to April last year increased 2,000%, according to the Lee County Port Authority.
Last month, more than 1.1 million passengers traveled through RSW. Port Authority officials noted that April’s passenger count was only 0.04% less than the record-breaking total of 1,111,558 fro April 2019.
Year-to-date, passenger travel is up 12% compared to last year, officials said.
The traffic leader in April was Southwest Airlines with 252,004 total passengers. Rounding...