Traffic report for May: Moderate growth in Tegel and Schönefeldin Tegel und Schönefeld


The airports Tegel and Schönefeld recorded a total of 2,215,965 passengers in May; 2.3 per cent more than in the same month the previous year. A total of 9,561,950 passengers were handled in the first five months of 2012; 4.6 per cent more than in the same period the previous year.

Tegel recorded 1,579,448 passengers in May; 1.3 per cent more than in the same month the previous year. 636,517 passengers were recorded at Schönefeld Airport last month; 5.0 per cent more than in May 2011.

The total number of flight movements in May was down 2.9 per cent on the year at 21,772 take-offs and landings. At the same time, capacity utilisation in May remained virtually the same at a good 80.7 per cent.

At 2,603 tonnes, air freight fell in May by 9.0 per cent.

All values for this month are based on preliminary figures.

The traffic statistics of Flughafen Berlin Brandenburg GmbH (final figures) can be found online:

Spokesman Lars Wagner

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Berlin Brandenburg Airport

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