Passenger growth is continuing at Roanoke Regional Airport. The latest report shows an increase of 5.2% in passengers from June 2010 to June 2011. More from News/Talk 960’s Bob Clark.

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Roanoke Regional Airport Commission Spokesperson Amanda Dehaven Dehaven says among reasons for the increase in passenger growth are more summertime travel, Allegiant Airlines operating with 95% of seats filled, and use by Virginia Tech.