Changi Airport saw a record 65.6 million passenger movements in 2018, Changi Airport Group (CAG) said in a news release on Tuesday (Jan 29). 

This figure beats 2017’s record of 60 million passengers with a 5.5 per cent increase.

Of the total passenger movements, 6.13 million passengers travelled through Changi Airport in December alone, making it the first month the airport saw passenger numbers exceed 6 million. 

The Friday before Christmas, Dec 21, proved to be the busiest day of the year with a record 221,155 passengers movements. 

(Read more: Channel News Asia)