Prishtina International Airport "Adem Jashari" has served a total of 2,180,809 passengers in 2021, according to statistics collected by the operator LKIA.
This number of passengers is 97% higher than the number of passengers served at this airport in 2020 (1,104,435). This was announced by the Kosovo Civil Aviation Authority, according to which this increase in number is due to the improvement of air traffic compared to last year where the pandemic had caused the biggest crisis in the history of aviation.
"August had the highest number with a total of 383,776 passengers, followed by July with 340,446 passengers, while the lowest traffic was during April with 79,278 passengers, followed by February with 96,442 passengers. During 2021, 8,921 flights were realized, or 92% more than last year. The months of August and July were marked with the most flights, with 1,517 and 1,367 departures. April, on the other hand, had the fewest flights, 370. Of the destinations with the most passengers are Basel (BSL / MLH), Zurich and Düsseldorf. Of the countries, in terms of general traffic from Pristina, Switzerland is the first followed by Germany, Turkey, Austria, Sweden and so on. Of the airlines, EasyJet leads with the largest number of passengers served by Prishtina, followed by Eurowings, Wizzair, GP Aviation, Trade Air, Pegasus Airlines, and so on. In terms of further destinations from Pristina, New York (JFK) leads, followed by New Jersey (Newark Internationa) l, Chicago (O'Hare), Frankfurt, Washington and Antalya ", announced the Kosovo Civil Aviation Authority./21Media