I GUSTI Ngurah Rai International Airport, Bali experienced very positive passenger growth in October 2021, reaching 98% compared to the previous month (month to month/mtm).

This growth was also followed by an increase in aircraft by 81% mtm. In detail, during October 2021 there were as many as 464,390 passengers entering Bali via Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport and 3,697 aircraft movements throughout October 2021.

According to the General Manager of PT Angkasa Pura I, I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport, Bali, Herry A.Y. Sikado said the positive growth of passengers and aircraft in October 2021 was also the trend of most achievements during 2021.

“The three most popular origin routes in October 2021 are Jakarta with 136,529 passengers, Surabaya with 29,973 passengers, followed by Ujung Pandang with 16,173 passengers. Meanwhile, the top 3 destinations have 132,367 passengers to Jakarta, 29,426 passengers to Surabaya, and Ujung Pandang with 14,175 passengers,” he said.

Of course, he continued that we also focus on health protocols at I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport, Bali so that passengers can fly healthy and safe, as an effort to anticipate the spread of COVID-19.

“Currently there are 10 PeduliLindungi self-checking facilities, meaning that all health documents have been digitized. As of November 3, 2021, prospective passengers who will fly to Ngurah Rai Airport can use the negative test results of Antigen if they have vaccinated dose 2. Meanwhile, the results of the PCR test for passengers are still valid for those who have just been vaccinated with dose 1,” Harry AY Sikado remarked.

He added, hopefully with the implementation of easier flight requirements at I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport, Bali can further increase the number of tourists heading to the island of Bali, accompanied by disciplined health protocols. [antaranews]