Growth Forecast

Strong Growth in Passenger Numbers forecast for Sydney

Passenger numbers are expected to increase by an average 4.2 per cent each year with the airport serving 78.9 million passengers by 2029.  Aircraft movements are forecast to gradually increase by an average of 2.0% per year.  This will see the airport handling 402,000 aircraft movements in 2029, up from the 377,650 forecast for 2023-24 in the existing approved 2003/04 Master Plan.