In November, 321,643 passengers traveled through Sarasota Bradenton International Airport, compared to 106,195 passengers in November 2020—an increase of 203 percent and the second highest passenger month in the history of the airport. So far in 2021, 2,816,275 passengers have traveled through the airport.
Additionally, airlines continue to add and resume seasonal flights at SRQ. This week, Allegiant begins new nonstop service to Tulsa and Washington, D.C.; Delta restarts seasonal service to Minneapolis and Detroit; and JetBlue resumes service to Newark. In January, the airport welcomes a new airline, Avelo, with nonstop service to New Haven, Connecticut; and in March, Allegiant will begin new nonstop service to Akron-Canton, Ohio, and Appleton, Wisconsin. These new and returning services are expected to propel the airport past the 3 million passenger mark for the year, with projections for an equally busy 2022.