The Sault Ste. Marie Airport realized a decrease in passenger levels in September, the second consecutive September with lower than expected passenger levels.
In September passenger levels were down 6% from last September. This is the second decrease in passenger levels year over year in the past three months. Passenger levels are down 22% from pre-pandemic September 2019 levels. Year to date passenger levels (April to September) have increased 7.5% compared to last year, and remain down 24% from pre-pandemic 2019 levels.
The current number of flights provided is as follows: Air Canada Express two flights daily. Bearskin Airlines 2 flights Sunday, 3 flights daily Monday and Friday; 4 flights daily on Tuesday and Thursday; 6 flights on Wednesday. Porter 2 daily flights Sunday to Friday; and 1 daily on Saturday.