Traffic results

 

13.10.2006: Strong increase in traffic to Eastern Europe during September


The development of traffic at Vienna International Airport was positive during September. The number of passengers rose by 3.8%, and maximum take-off weight (MTOW) increased 2.9%. Flight movements grew by 2.5% and cargo reported a plus of 11.1%. Point-to-point traffic (passengers for whom Vienna is either the starting or ending point of the trip) rose by 4.6%. The number of passengers travelling to Eastern Europe increased 8%, and outpaced the total growth rate by a sizeable margin.

 

Growth for the first three quarters exceeds forecast

The total number of passengers handled by Vienna International Airport increased 6.4% for the first nine months of 2006. During this period the strongest growth was recorded in the number of passengers travelling to the Middle East (plus 14.6%). Maximum take-off weight (MTOW) increased 3.7%. Flight movements were 2.6% higher and cargo volume rose by 17.5%.

 

Passengers:

1,635,328

+3.8

12,837,409

+6.4

Transfer Passengers:

562,628

+2.4

4,325,194

+4.9

Maximum Take Off Weight (in tonnes):

603,424

+2.9

5,113,601

+3.7

Flight movements (arrival + departure):

21,010

+2.5

179,289

+2.6

Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):

23,251

+11.1

195,498

+17.5


 

 

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