Sunport sees busiest travel day of the year

Albuquerque News

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Sunday marks the busiest day of the holiday weekend for the Sunport. Airport officials say about 16,000 passengers are expected to pass through.


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Between Thanksgiving and Saturday, they had anticipated about 13,000 a day. At last check, both economy lots are full and people are asked to use off-site parking.

The Sunport on a normal travel day sees about 12,000 passengers. Officials say holiday travel is still down about 20% from 2019.

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