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The number of passengers handled at Vienna International Airport during April 2009 fell by 9.5% year-on-year to 1,517,495. After strong growth in the previous year, the number of passengers handled in April 2009 fell slightly below the level of April 2007.
 
Flight movements fell by 12.6% in April 2009, while maximum take-off weight (MTOW) declined by 8.8% and cargo by 16.1%. The number of local passengers decreased 8.7% to 1,064,801.
 
In comparison with April 2008, the number of passengers (scheduled and charter traffic) travelling to Eastern Europe fell by 22.1% and traffic to the Middle East increased by 14.3%.
 
Results in Detail
 
April
2009
Change in %
January to
April 2009
Change in %
Passengers:
1,517,495
-9.5
5,177,586
-13.3
Transfer passengers:
448,258
-11.5
1,564,758
-14.1
Maximum take-off weight (in tonnes):
588,102
-8.8
2,232,022
-9.8
Flight movements (arrival + departure):
19,778
-12.6
76,598
-11.0
Cargo in tonnes (air cargo and trucking):
18,843
-16.1
73,063
-18.4