Passenger traffic at Los Angeles International Airport rose considerably in June compared to the prior year, statistics show.
Domestic traffic rose 7.8 percent compared to June 2012, up to roughly 4.5 million passengers. International traffic was up 3 percent, to a little more than 1.6 million passengers.
Overall, traffic for the first six months of the year was up 4.1 percent compared to the same period last year.
Between January and June, United was the No. 1 carrier at LAX with almost 5.5 million passengers. That number does not include flights operated by regional carriers doing business as United Express.
American was second with roughly 5.2 million passengers while Delta was third with about 4.2 million.