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Nashville airport records busiest month in nearly 20 years

NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

May was a busy month at Nashville International Airport, as the number of travelers marked the highest volume at the airport in nearly 20 years.

More than 950,000 passengers passed through BNA in the month of May, which is 7 percent higher than at the same time one year before, according to the Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority.

Airport officials said it was also the busiest overall month for total passengers since August 1993.

More flights are getting people to more places, as BNA has added 14 new nonstop flights in the past year.

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