ATW releases economic impact report

Posted at 4:14 PM, Dec 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-15 17:14:53-05

Appleton International Airport released its 2015 economic outlook report Thursday.

According to the report administered by the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, the airport created $676 million in economic activity for the state and northeast Wisconsin. 

With an average of 13 departures daily, the airport conducted 34,000 take-offs and landings in 2015.

The DOT reports airport operations created and maintained 3,267 jobs, while visitors spent $21.2 million to the state's economy.