Traffic results

 

Vienna International Airport: 14.8% passenger growth in March

Strong increase of 24.0% in traffic to Eastern Europe

The sound development of traffic at Vienna International Airport continued during March. The number of passengers rose by 14.8% year-on-year to a total of 1,621,577. Flight movements increased 9.4% and maximum take-off weight (MTOW) grew by 13.4%. The airport also recorded an increase of 23.8% in local passengers.

 

Further growth in traffic to Eastern Europe and the Middle East

The sound growth in passenger volume (scheduled and charter flights) continued during the past month. In comparison with March of the previous year, the number of passengers travelling to Eastern Europe and the Middle East rose by 24.0% and 10.7%, respectively.
 
During the first three months of 2008, the number of passengers handled by Vienna International Airport rose by16.4% to a total of 4,296,149. Growth was also recorded in maximum take-off weight (MTOW) with +15.9%, flight movements with +12.3% and cargo turnover with +6.5% 

The Results in Detail

 

März 2008

Verändg. in %

Jänner bis März 2008

Verändg. in %

Passengers:

1,621,577

+14.8

4,296,149

+16.4

Transfer passengers:

480,522

-2.4

1,315,282

-0.5

Maximum take-off weight (in tonnes):

644,776

+13.4

1,829,843

+15.9

Flight movements (arrival + departure):

22,058

+9.4

63,413

+12.3

Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):

24,405

1.7

67,048

+6.5


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For additional information contact: Corporate Communications Flughafen Wien AG

Michael Kochwalter (+43-1-) 7007-22300
Mag. Brigitta Pongratz (+43-1-) 7007-22399
Birgit Fehsler (+43-1-) 7007-22254
Mag. Elisabeth Kern (+43-1-) 7007-23000

m.kochwalter@viennaairport.com  
b.pongratz@viennaairport.com  
b.fehsler@viennaairport.com  
e.kern@viennaairport.com 

 

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r.dusek@viennaairport.com  
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