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BWI sets new monthly record for January, with 1.6 million passengers

BWI sets new monthly record for January, with 1.6 million passengers

More than 1.6 million passengers traveled through Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport in January, setting a record for the month with a 6 percent increase from the previous year, officials said.

It was BWI's seventh-straight monthly record for passenger traffic, and it follows a record 2015, when 23.8 million people traveled through the airport.

International passenger traffic climbed 30 percent to nearly 100,000 passengers in January from a year earlier.

The D/E Connector program, which is under construction, will add additional international travel capacity and provide new amenities, officials said.

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