WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — The number of passengers at Rhode Island's T.F. Green Airport has risen, with new figures showing a jump of more than 7 percent in May compared to a year ago.
Statistics released by the Rhode Island Airport Corp. show that 340,649 passengers traveled through the state's main airport in Warwick last month. That was up from 317,482 a year earlier.
The number of passengers at T.F. Green has been on a steady decline overall. The airport saw a 6 percent drop last year compared with 2011.
People who make round trips are counted twice in the statistics.