FEWER people travelled through the island’s airport in 2012 than in 2011.
Figures released today by Ronaldsway bosses revealed there had been a drop of 0.68 per cent.
There were 705,993 passengers over the year, about 5,000 fewer than last year.
The comparable figure for 2008 was 763,200.
More on this story in Thursday’s Manx Independent