Business at Jackson Hole Airport continues to increase as those departing through the terminal gates outnumbered those departing the same month last year. According to the monthly report to the airport board, the number of people catching flights out of the valley increased by 2%. However, the number of those arriving decreased slightly, posting a 1% drop from last July. None-the-less, those arriving through the terminal gates have increased 9% from the same month last year, and those arriving increased by 5%. All told, 176,331 air travelers have stepped off planes here over the last seven months. Jackson Hole is being served this summer by six airlines providing service to seven major cities nationwide.