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Press Releases & News

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Vienna Airport: Plus 4.0% in passengers during October 2012


The number of passengers handled by Vienna Airport rose by 4.0% year-on-year to 1,990,243 in October 2012.


Declines were recorded in the number of flight movements with minus 0.2%, maximum take-off weight (MTOW) with minus 1.7% and cargo with minus 12.2%. The number of transfer passengers using Vienna Airport in October 2012 was 2.7% higher than the same month in the previous year. The number of local passengers rose by 5.0% during this same period.


Passenger traffic to Eastern Europe increased 9.8% in comparison with October of the previous year. The number of passengers travelling to Western Europe rose by 5.1%, and the Middle East recorded growth of 8.0% during October 2012.


Results in Detail


October 2012

Change in %

January to

October 2012

Change in %






Transfer passengers:





Local passengers:





Maximum take-off weight
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