More than 25 million people traveled through Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in 2016, surpassing the previous record by more than 1.29 million, Governor Larry Hogan announced Tuesday.
A total of 25,122,651 passengers flew through BWI in 2016, up 5 percent from 23,823,532 in 2015, when the previous record was set.
"This record-setting growth reflects the importance of BWI Marshall Airport to the Baltimore-Washington region and our state," Hogan said in a statement. "Our administration is committed to the continued success of BWI Marshall and its role as a vital transportation and economic development resource."
BWI also set...