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2019 has been a good year for Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport, but September was in a league by itself, with passenger counts 14% above the same month last year. Airport officials say one main reason is airfares — the average round trip ticket paid from Roanoke this year is about $60 less that it was two years ago. WFIR’s Evan Jones has more:

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