Poland has Europe’s fastest growing air traffic market, the Rzeczpospolita daily reported on Tuesday. According to the latest data, in the first six months of the year, the biggest Polish airports handled 15.8 million passengers, 17.7 percent more than in the same period of 2015, the paper reported.
It pointed out that this is the best result for the whole of Europe.
The daily stressed the growing importance of regional airports, notably in cities such as Kraków, Poznań and Gdańsk.
Rzeczpospolita added that a move by the European Commission to unblock restrictions on the development of Polish flagship airline LOT connected to state aid the company received has helped boost traffic at Warsaw’s Chopin airport.