Budget airline easyJet raised its profit forecast for the current year today after announcing a strong third quarter.
Cardiff Airport was bought by the Welsh Government for £52m in 2013. Its most recent figures showed an annual loss of £6m.
Wizz Air issued its passenger statistics for May on Monday, seeing another rise in both capacity and passenger numbers, with capacity ahead 17.1% at 3,086,626 when compared to the same month last year.
The International Air Transport Association says airlines should expect a rise in passenger numbers to 4.3 billion this year.
The association noted that this would be a six per cent rise from the 4.1 billion passengers recorded in 2017.