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15.06.2011 | Press releases
Vienna Airport: May 2011 with 6.5% increase in passengers
 
The number of passengers handled by Vienna Airport rose by 6.5% year-on-year to 1,904,752 in May 2011.
 
Maximum take-off weight (MTOW) increased 2.2%, while flight movements and cargo declined 0.2% and 14.5%, respectively. The number of transfer passengers rose by 5.6% in comparison with May 2010.
 
The number of passengers travelling to Eastern Europe was 12.9% higher than in May of the previous year. Passenger traffic to destinations in Western Europe increased 7.2%. In contrast, a 10.6% decline was recorded in passengers travelling to the Middle East during May 2011.
 
 
 
Results in Detail
 
May 2011
Change in %
January to
May 2011
Change in %
Passengers:
1,904,752
+6.5
7,737,032
+9.3
Transfer passengers:
556,898
+5.6
2,225,340
+5.3
Maximum take-off weight (in tonnes):
739,287
+2.2
3,344,109
+10.6
Flight movements (arrival + departure):
21,887
-0.2
99,544
+2.5
Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):
23,971
-14.5
121,201
-2.2

 
 
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