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Airport sees a decrease in passengers

(WMC-TV) – The number of people traveling through Memphis International Airport is decreasing. The Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority reported there were more than 440,000 passengers in May.

That's down 32 percent from May last year in 2012, where there were more than 648,000 passengers.

So far for 2013, the airport has reported two million passengers. That's down 32.4 percent compared to 2.9 million passengers in the same period a year ago.

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