Growth in passenger traffic continues

06.06.2014

In May, 2,523,851 passengers took off and landed at Berlin’s Schönefeld and Tegel airports. This represents a growth of 8.1 per cent compared to the same period the previous year. In May, 642,195 passengers were re-corded at Schönefeld (+6.4 per cent) and 1,881,656 passengers at Tegel (+8.6 per cent).

The number of flight movements in May rose to a total of 23,930 take-offs and landings, which represents an increase of 13.2 per cent compared to the same period the previous year. At Tegel there was an increase of 7.1 per cent compared to the previous year. A total of 16,607 flight move-ments were recorded at Tegel in May.

A total of 10,590,838 passengers used Schönefeld and Tegel airports from January to May, which represents an increase of 6.7 per cent compared to the same period the previous year.

During the first five months of the year, 2,746,452 passengers were re-corded at Schönefeld, which is 6.5 per cent more than in the comparison period in 2013. Tegel Airport at the same time handled 7,844,386 passen-gers, which is 6.8 per cent more than in the same period the previous year.

The number of flight movements all together rose during the first five months of the year to a total of 100,279 take-offs and landings, which represents an increase of 6.8 per cent compared to the same period the previous year. At Schönefeld, the number of flight movements increased to 28,178 compared to the previous year. This corresponds to an increase of 9.6 per cent. At Tegel there was an increase of 5.7 per cent compared to the previous year. A total of 72,101 flight movements were recorded at Tegel from January to May.

Airfreight at Schönefeld and Tegel airports in May amounted to 3,680 tonnes, which represents an increase of 34.8 per cent compared to the same period the previous year.

The data provided are preliminary figures.

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