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Richmond airport passenger traffic dips in Feb.

Tuesday - 3/26/2013, 2:00pm  ET

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Richmond International Airport experienced a dip in passenger traffic in February.

The airport saw 212,785 passengers in February, down 1.4 percent from 215,893 in February 2012.

The Richmond Times-Dispatch ( ) reports that the Capital Region Airport Commission released the figures Tuesday.

The commission says an extra leap year day boosted the 2012 total. The airport's daily average traffic was higher than in February 2012.


Information from: Richmond Times-Dispatch,

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