16.11.2006: Strong traffic growth continues during October
Vienna International Airport recorded a further increase in traffic during the month of October. The total number of passengers rose by 6.7% and maximum take off weight (MTOW) grew 4.4% over the comparable prior year levels. Flight movements increased 4.2% and the cargo sector registered a plus of 7.4%. Point-to-point traffic (passengers for whom Vienna is either the starting or ending point of the trip) rose by 9.9%.
Growth for first ten months tops forecast
The total number of passengers handled by Vienna International Airport increased 6.4% during the first ten months of 2006. Strong growth of 14.6% was recorded in the number of passengers travelling to the Near East. Maximum take off weight (MTOW) rose by 3.8%, flight movements were 2.7% higher and cargo volume grew by 16.3%.
Maximum take off weight(in tonnes):
Flight movements (arrival + departure):
Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):