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15.04.2010 | Press releases
Vienna International Airport: 9.0% increase in passengers during March 2010
Strong growth outpaces European average
 
 
The number of passengers handled at Vienna International Airport increased 9.0% year-on-year to 1,492,135 during March 2010.
 
Flight movements rose by 3.0%, maximum take-off weight (MTOW) by 7.7% and cargo by 32.6%. The number of local passengers increased 9.7% to 1,048,337. Transfer traffic at Vienna International Airport was 7.8% higher than in March 2009.
 
The number of passengers travelling to Eastern Europe increased 12.9% in comparison with March 2009, and again demonstrates the importance of this segment as a key driver for passenger traffic at Vienna International Airport. The number of passengers travelling to destinations in Western Europe increased 9.2% and traffic to the Middle East rose by 22.4% in March 2010.
 
 
Results in Detail
 
March 2010
Change in %
January to
March 2010
Change in %
Passengers:
1,492,135
+9.0
3,892,051
+6.3
Transfer passengers:
440,764
+7.8
1,176,660
+5.4
Maximum take-off weight (in tonnes):
622,211
+7.7
1,701,418
+3.5
Flight movements (arrival + departure):
20,585
+3.0
56,822
0.0
Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):
27,155
+32.6
70,391
+29.8

 
 
 
For additional information contact: Flughafen Wien AG Press Office
Peter Kleemann (+43-1-) 7007-23000
Clemens Schleinzer (+43-1-) 7007-22399
Birgit Fehsler (+43-1-) 7007-22254