On Ibiza, the airport's record 5.6 million passengers were made up of 2.3 million national and 3.2 million international visitors, a year-on-year growth of 10 and 13.7 percent respectively.
Ibiza also achieved an historic record in the number of aircraft operations it handled last year - a total of 61'767 - 8.4 percent more than in 2010.
On Minorca, of the 2.5 million passengers using the island's airport last year, 1.3 million were national (down 1% in comparison with 2010), whilst the 1.1 million foreign visitors were a 7.5% increase.
The Airports Authority said that analysing figures for the month of December 2011, it was only Ibiza which registered growth in passenger numbers for the year (6.3% more than the same month in 2010.) Palma airport had 7.9 % less travellers than in 2010.