BNA passenger total for July flies past previous record

Posted at 4:26 PM, Aug 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-14 17:26:19-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — The record book keeps having to be rewritten at Nashville International Airport.

BNA set a new monthly record with more than 1.6 million total passengers in July.

The number breaks the record set just one month prior.

BNA officials say July's number is a 16 percent increase from July 2018.

More than 17 million total passengers were reported at the airport in Fiscal year 2019.

Fiscal year 2019 was the first time the airport had an overall increase of more than 2 million passengers.