Passenger traffic at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA) dropped 12.4% year-over-year (YOY) in August to 6 million passengers as visitors avoid the territory amidst civil unrest. Aircraft movement also declined 3.5% YOY to 35,655 takeoffs and landings. The Airport Authority Hong Kong (AA) said passenger traffic to and from Mainland China, Southeast Asia and Taiwan experienced “significant declines.” These figures mirror HKIA’s flagship carrier Cathay Pacific ...

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