Hartsfield-Jackson, the world's busiest airport, handled more than 104 million passengers last year.
This year, traffic has been volatile. While passenger counts were on the upswing in January and March, they declined 4.2 percent year-over-year for April, when a Delta Air Lines meltdown led to more than 3,000 flight cancellations over five days. Passenger counts declined slightly in February and were down 0.8 percent in May compared with the same month in 2016, according to airport statistics.
For the first five months of the year combined, passenger counts at the Atlanta airport are now at 0.09 percent below the same period of 2016. That includes a nearly 5 percent increase in international passenger counts and a 0.7 percent decline in domestic passenger counts. International passengers make up about 11.4 percent of the total at Hartsfield-Jackson.
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