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Vienna Airport: plus 8.6% in passengers during March 2012

 

 

The number of passengers handled by Vienna Airport rose by 8.6% year-on-year to 1,700,590 in March 2012.

 

Flgiht movements and maximum take-off weight (MTOW) each declined by 2.7%, while cargo turnover fell by 11.7%. In contrast, the number of transfer passengers was 25.4% higher in March 2012 than in March of the previous year.

 

Passenger traffic to Eastern Europe and Western Europe rose by 22.8% and 5.0%, respectively, over March 2011. The number of passengers travelling to the Middle East was 12.9% higher in March 2012.

 

 

Results in Detail

 

March 2012

Change in %

January to

March 2012

Change in %

Passengers:

1,700,590

+8.6

4,485,787

+9.2

Transfer passengers:

539,108

+25.4

1,438,296

+22.4

Maximum take-off weight
(in tonnes):

672,613

-2.7

1,861,752

-2.8

Flight movements
(arrival + departure):

20,198

-2.7

56,238

-2.0

Cargo in tonnes
(air cargo and trucking):

24,758

-11.7

65,173

-9.1


 

 

 

 

 

 

For additional information contact: Flughafen Wien AG Press Office

Peter Kleemann (+43-1-) 7007-23000

Clemens Schleinzer (+43-1-) 7007-22399

Stefanie Tomanek (+43-1-) 7007-26939

p.kleemann@viennaairport.com

c.schleinzer@viennaairport.com

s.tomanek@viennaairport.com