In spite of a slight improvement related to the change in travel regulations and the current holiday travel, the significant decline in air traffic continued at Vienna Airport. The number of passengers handled by the Flughafen Wien Group (Vienna Airport, Malta Airport, Kosice Airport) in July 2020 fell by 81.9% to 734,612 travellers. The accumulated passenger volume in the period January to July 2020 was down 68.9% from the prior-year period to 6.9 million. Vienna Airport also continued its negative development from January to July 2020, with the number of passengers declining by 68.2% to 5.7 million.
Vienna Airport: Passenger decline of 81.8% in July 2020
The number of passengers handled by Vienna Airport in the month of July 2020 decreased by 81.8% to 576,370 travellers. The number of local passengers was down by 79.4%, whereas the number of transfer passengers fell by 88.7%. The number of flight movements in July 2020 showed a decline of 69.6% year-on-year. Cargo volume at Vienna Airport dropped by 32.1% from the comparable level of July 2019.
The total number of passengers at Vienna Airport flying to destinations in Western Europe was down by 76.1% in July 2020, whereas Eastern European traffic decreased by 86,1%. Passenger traffic to the Far East was down 98,2% from the prior-year month, and passenger volume to Middle Eastern destinations showed a drop of 97,3% in July 2020. The number of passengers travelling to destinations in North America fell by 97,6%, and passenger traffic to Africa was down by 91,4%.
Malta Airport reported a drop in passenger volume of 80.9% in the month of July 2020, whereas the total number of passengers handled at Kosice Airport decreased by 94.4%.
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|Vienna Airport (VIE)|
|Local passengers arr+dep||486,402||-79.4||4,591,025||-66.6|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||89,412||-88.7||1,069,290||-73.1|
|Flight movements arr+dep||7,648||-69.6||60,741||-60.3|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||15,847||-32.1||123,677||-22.4|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||301,653||-70.6||2,619,960||-58.0|
|Malta Airport (MLA, fully consolidated)|
|Local passengers arr+dep||151,915||-80.8||1,162,221||-71.1|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||840||-84.7||8,206||-64.9|
|Flight movements arr+dep||1,577||-70.3||10,866||-62.8|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||1,471||+18.0||9,423||+3.3|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||56,392||-72.0||419,594||-62.1|
|Kosice Airport (KSC, consolidated at equity)|
|Local passengers arr+dep||5,424||-94.4||55,932||-82.2|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||0||n.a.||0||n.a.|
|Flight movements arr+dep||114||-85.9||911||-73.6|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||0||-100.0||4||-86.4|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||2,097||-91.2||17,376||-79.9|
|Vienna Airport and strategic investments (VIE, MLA, KSC)|
|Local passengers arr+dep||643,741||-80.2||5,809,178||-67.9|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||90,252||-88.7||1,077,496||-73.1|
|Flight movements arr+dep||9,339||-70.1||72,518||-61.0|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||17,317||-29.6||133,104||-21.0|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||360,142||-71.2||3,056,930||-58.9|
Note: Total number of passengers includes local, transfer, and transit passengers.
Traffic data adjusted