Augusta Regional Airport has Highest Passenger Numbers in Airport History

Staff Report From Augusta CEO

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

Augusta Regional Airport is excited to announce that 2017 was a record-breaking year in Airport history! A total of 580,755 passengers traveled through AGS in 2017 which broke AGS’s past highest record in 2015, by almost 30,000 people! Overall Airport traffic has increased 5.18% since 2016.

“We are ecstatic about this accomplishment! This record passenger increase is just one element of our comprehensive vision to provide more air connectivity and related opportunities for our citizens,” said Herbert Judon Jr., Augusta Regional Airports’ Executive Director. “With the efforts of the Airport, our partners, the tremendous growth in our region, and the community’s support I anticipate continued Airport enhancements and positive passenger trends.”