During June, the Colorado Springs Airport recorded its second-busiest passengermonth while closing out the busiest first half-year in its history. Throughsix months of 1996, the airport has surpassed 2.25 million total passengers(nearly 2.3 million) &emdash; 1.3 million passengers more than its recordfirst-half last year.

With 214,854 enplanements last month, 67% more than last June, the airportrecorded its second-highest enplanement month. It was the airport’s 58thboardings increase in the past 66 months and its 13th consecutive month inexcess of 100,000 enplaned passengers.