Continued strong growth in air traffic in Berlin10.11.2010
New destinations from Schoenefeld
New destinations from Tegel
In addition to the new routes, many airlines have stepped up their service frequency to existing destinations, thus significantly boosting capacities from Berlin. For example, there are now 18 additional flights per week to London, 14 to Moscow, 13 each to Cologne/Bonn and Amsterdam and 11 each to Munich, Frankfurt and Helsinki.
Traffic figures for October
Schoenefeld Airport registered 727,287 passengers in October, which is an increase of 8.6 per cent.
At Tegel Airport 1,531,971 passengers were reported for the same period, an increase of 11.6 per cent.
Together, Schoenefeld and Tegel reported 22,181 flight movements, a month-on-month increase of 5.8 per cent.
The strong growth in air freight continued in October: flown cargo rose by 32.6 per cent to 2,423 tons. The total increase for the period from January to October is 34.1 per cent.
All values for this month are based on preliminary figures.