For the airports of Bari and Brindisi, the year just ended has been a memorable year. Overall, the two airports in Puglia have registered 7.49 million passengers (arrivals + departures): this is a new record! The overall increase compared to 2017 was + 7.2%, while the international line alone, with 2.65 million passengers, recorded + 18.2% compared to the previous year. Bari airport in 2018 exceeded the threshold of 5 million passengers consolidating its growing position among the 15 busiest airports in Italy. Furthermore, in 2018 new international connections were started, including the flight from Bari to Moscow.