10.02.2006: Excellent traffic results for January
9.9% growth in the number of passengers.
The good development of traffic continued from 2005 into January 2006 across all segments.
The number of passengers rose 9.9% to a total of 1,083,000. This represents the first time in the history of Vienna International Airport that more than one million passengers were handled during the traditionally weaker month of January. Growth of 14.8% was recorded in the number of transfer passengers. Flight movements increased 3.3% during the reporting period and maximum take-off weight grew by 3.9%. Cargo turnover again showed strong development with an increase of 21.1%.
An analysis of passengers by region shows an increase of 30.9% in travel to destinations in the Far East and 25.8% to the Middle East. North America also showed good growth with a plus of 16.5%.
Results in Detail
|Flight movements (arrival + departure):||17,925||+3.3|
|Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):||18,891||+21.1|
|Maximum take-off weight (in tonnes):||500,839||+3.9|
Financial Calendar 2006
Annual General Meeting 20 April 2006
Ex-Dividend Day 26 April 2006
Payment Date 3 May 2006
First Quarter Results 2006 18 May 2006
Interim Financial Statements 2006 24 August 2006
Third Quarter Results 2006 16 November 2006
For additional information contact:
Michael Kochwalter (+43-1-) 7007-22300
Hans Mayer (+43-1-) 7007 23000