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Vienna: 9% increase in passengers during January 2012

 

The number of passengers handled by Vienna Airport rose by 9% year-on-year to 1,397,711 in January 2012.

 

Declines were recorded in maximum take-off weight with minus 4.5%, flight movements with minus 2.7% and cargo with minus 10.1%. In contrast, the number of transfer passengers increased 19.4% over January 2011.

 

Passenger traffic to Eastern Europe was 26.1% higher than the comparable prior year period. The number of passengers travelling to Western Europe and the Middle East rose by 6.5% and 5.8%, respectively

 

 

 

 

Results in Detail

 

January 2012

Change in %

Passengers:

1,397,711

+9.0

Transfer passengers:

467,474

+19.4

Maximum take-off weight
(in tonnes):

598,291

-4.5

Flight movements
(arrival + departure):

18,081

-2.7

Cargo in tonnes
(air cargo and trucking):

19,184

-10.1


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For additional information contact: Flughafen Wien AG Press Office

Peter Kleemann (+43-1-) 7007-23000

Clemens Schleinzer (+43-1-) 7007-22399

p.kleemann@viennaairport.com

c.schleinzer@viennaairport.com