Travel & Tourism
The Malta International Airport has registered a significant increase in May passengers traffic this year. It was estimated that MIA welcomed a total of 402,289 passengers, a 6.4% rise in passenger movements compared to last year.
The National Statistics Office has reported that total inbound tourist trips for April were estimated at 150,030, an increase of 12.2 per cent when compared to the corresponding month in 2013. Excluding the passengers who stayed overnight on board their berthed cruise ship, this increase amounted to 11.3 per cent.
Air Malta has annouced that keeping your electronic devices switched off during takeoff and landing will soon become a thing of the past as it embraces a new technological era. Starting from June 1st, Air Malta will be lifting many restrictions relating to the use of portable electronic devices on board its aircraft.