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Vienna International Airport: 3.8% increase in passengers during July
 
The development of traffic at Vienna International Airport during July was as follows: the number of passengers rose by 3.8% year-on-year to 1,926,316; flight movements and maximum take-off weight (MTOW) grew by 3.6%; and the number of local passengers increased 6.7%.
 
The positive trend in traffic (scheduled and charter flights) to Eastern Europe continued during the period from January to July 2008 with a plus of 19.4%.
 
The number of passengers handled by Vienna International Airport during the first seven months of 2008 rose by 11.2% to a total of 11,584,702. Growth was also recorded in maximum take-off weight (MTOW) with +10.9% and flight movements with +8.9%.
 
 
Results in Detail:
 
 
July
2008
Change in %
January to
July 2008
Change in %
Passengers:
1.926.316
+3,8
11.584.702
+11,2
Transfer passengers:
576.426
-2,5
3.495.434
+1,5
Maximum take-off weight (in tonnes):
704.582
+3,6
4.580.318
+10,9
Flight movements (arrival + departure):
23.873
+3,6
157.043
+8,9
Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):
20.873
-5,0
154.649
+0,7

 
 
 
For additional information contact: Corporate Communications Flughafen Wien AG
Michael Kochwalter (+43-1-) 7007-22300
Brigitta Pongratz (+43-1-) 7007-22399
Birgit Fehsler (+43-1-) 7007-22254
Elisabeth Kern (+43-1-) 7007-23000
 
 
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