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Vienna Airport: 10.3% increase in passengers during February 2012
 
The number of passengers handled by Vienna Airport rose by 10.3% year-on-year to 1,387,505 in February 2012. After an adjustment for 29 February 2012, the increase equalled 5.9% compared to February 2011.
 
Declines were recorded in flight movements with minus 0.5%, maximum take-off weight (MTOW) with minus 1.1% and cargo with minus 4.7%. In contrast, 22.0% more transfer passengers were handled in February 2012 than in February of the previous year.
 
Passenger traffic to Eastern Europe and Western Europe rose by 23.6% and 5,7%, respectively, over February 2011. The number of passengers travelling to the Middle East was 4.3% higher in February 2012.
 
 
Results in Detail
 
February 2012
Change in %
January to
February 2012
Change in %
Passengers:
1,387,505
+10.3
2,785,197
+9.6
Transfer passengers:
431,222
+22.0
899,172
+20.7
Maximum take-off weight
(in tonnes):
590,848
-1.1
1,189,139
-2.8
Flight movements
(arrival + departure):
17,959
-0.5
36,041
-1.6
Cargo in tonnes
(air cargo and trucking):
21,231
-4.7
40,415
-7.4

 
  
For additional information contact: Flughafen Wien AG Press Office
Peter Kleemann (+43-1-) 7007-23000
Clemens Schleinzer (+43-1-) 7007-22399
Stefanie Tomanek (+43-1-) 7007-26939