Hong Kong International Airport

Asia Pacific Airport of the Year (Industry Choice)

Asia Pacific Airport of the Year (Industry Choice)

“We are honoured by the industry’s recognition of HKIA for the second consecutive year. Th is accolade serves as testament to the combined efforts of our cargo operators and workers, as well as our other business partners in the air freight industry.

“HKIA has been the world’s busiest cargo airport for five consecutive years and we will continue to off er the utmost efficiency and reliability to our customers, as we strive to maintain the airport’s status as a leading international and regional aviation hub.

Payload Asia is a leading air cargo magazine based in Singapore. Th e magazine’s annual awardees are selected by an international panel of cargo expert judges based on criteria such as operational performance, cargo growth, development strategy, customer service, product innovation, and competitive costs and services.

In the fi rst nine months of this year, HKIA handled 51.2 million passenger trips, 3.2 million tonnes of cargo and 301,790 flight movements, representing growth of 8.4 per cent, 0.2 per cent and 4 per cent, respectively, over the same period last year.

On a rolling 12-month basis, passenger volume and cargo throughput grew by 8 per cent and 1.3 per cent to 67.3 million and 4.4 million tonnes, respectively. Flight movement climbed by 4.2 per cent from the previous year to 402,635.”