Air traffic with Africa and Maghreb saw a slight increase while other segments recorded strong increases; air traffic with Europe increased by 12.17 percent; Middle and Far East increased by 13.08 percent; North America by 28.02 percent; and South America increased by 106.23 percent.
Mohammed V Airport recorded 9,357,427 passengers, an increase of 8.60 over 2016. The domestic air traffic surpassed two million passengers, with 2,133,287 passengers, an increase of 11.23 percent. Growth was particularly strong for airports in Tangier with 26.11 percent, Fez 24.93 percent, Agadir 15.74 percent and Marrakech 11.96 percent.
Aircraft movements over Moroccan airspace rose by 7.3 percent in 2017 to 230,131 movements against 214,483 in 2016.