The Minister of Territory and Sustainability, Josep Rull, met on Friday September 16th with representatives of the Government of Andorra to take stock of the revitalization on transport and environment, as well as specific new actions the future. Both administrations have also agreed to design a joint strategy for the airport during 2017 to try and have commercial operations.
The meeting served to take stock of the activities around the airport, sharing strategies to advance the achievement of new challenges that serve to consolidate this infrastructure.
First, both governments have made a positive assessment of air traffic from the airport this 2016. So, this year at the end of August we have registered 2,119 operations, which represents an increase of 62% compared to the previous year. Thus August closes exceeding the figure for global operations of 2015, ahead of airports such as Leon, Burgos, Badajoz, Ceuta and Algeciras, among others.