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Billy Bishop Airport just had its busiest spring on record

TORONTO — This past spring was Billy Bishop Airport’s busiest ever, with a record-breaking 701,573 passengers arriving and departing from March to May 2019.

Record monthly passenger levels were recorded each month, including 257,614 passengers in May alone, surpassing the previous year’s spring numbers by a record 23,000.

In total, Billy Bishop serviced 2,807,208 business and leisure travellers in 2018 and is Canada’s ninth busiest airport.

“Billy Bishop Airport is renowned for its unique passenger experience which includes complimentary shuttle service to/from Union Station, comfortable lounges, superior customer service and with the airport’s prime location steps from downtown Toronto, a level of convenience that can’t be beat,” said Gene Cabral, Executive Vice President, Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. “With the warm weather finally here and travellers taking off on holiday to destinations like New York, Montreal, Boston, Halifax, or beautiful cottage country in Muskoka, this summer is already shaping up to be a busy one. We are thrilled to announce our record-breaking spring and look forward to welcoming travellers through YTZ this summer and making their journeys as smooth as possible.”

Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport offers service to more than 20 cities in Canada and the U.S., with connection opportunities to more than 80 international destinations.