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Vienna International Airport: 13.0% increase in passengers during August 2010
 
 
In August 2010 the number of passengers handled by Vienna International Airport increased 13.0% year-on-year to 1,991,481.
 
Flight movements rose by 4.5%, maximum take-off weight (MTOW) by 13.9% and cargo by 10.7%. Transfers through Vienna were 14.7% higher in August 2010 than in August 2009.
 
Passenger traffic to destinations in Eastern Europe and Western Europe increased by 21.0% and 14.3%, respectively. Traffic to the Middle East was 4.2% higher in August 2010.
 
The number of passengers handled from January to August 2010 was 7.5% higher than in the comparable period of the previous year.
 
 
Results in Detail
 
August 2010
Change in %
January to
August 2010
Change in %
Passengers:
1,991,481
+13.0
12,923,428
+7.5
Transfer passengers:
660,276
+14.7
3,970,786
+8.8
Maximum take-off weight (in tonnes):
733,110
+13.9
5,221,017
+8.6
Flight movements (arrival + departure):
22,046
+4.5
163,656
+0.6
Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):
22,580
+10.7
192,532
+25.0

 
 
 
For additional information contact: Flughafen Wien AG Press Office
Peter Kleemann (+43-1-) 7007-23000
Clemens Schleinzer (+43-1-) 7007-22399
Birgit Fehsler (+43-1-) 7007-22254