YEREVAN. – Around 69,000 airline passengers have left from but not returned to Armenia in the first five months of this year, Haykakan Zhamanak daily writes, basing itself on the statistics publicized by the Armenian General Department of Civil Aviation.
“This indicator was 64,000 in the first five months of last year. The number of those who did not return increased by close to 5,000 as compared with the year past.
[And] About 50,000 airline passengers left from but not returned to Armenia as of the first four months of this year. That is, this number grew by nearly 19,000 in May alone.
The number of those who left from but not returned to Armenia via all means of transportation is not publicized to date, but it is apparent that it will reach 100,000,” Haykakan Zhamanak writes.