Traffic at Wichita Mid-Continent Airport up in November

The number of passengers using Wichita Mid-Continent Airport totaled 127,724 in November, an increase of 4 percent from November 2009.

For the first 11 months of the year, traffic totaled 1.4 million passengers, up 3 percent from the same time last year.

Traffic has been up for most of the year. Declines of less than 1 percent were recorded in May, June and July, the airport said.

Low-cost carrier AirTran Airways had the biggest increase in passengers in November at the airport, 24 percent higher than a year ago.