Busy holiday month of August: Passenger growth of more than 8 per cent

11.09.2014

In August, 2,591,395 passengers took off and landed at Berlin’s Schönefeld and Tegel airports. This represents a growth of 8.8 per cent compared to the same period the previous year. In August, 677,620 passengers were recorded at Schönefeld (+11.4 per cent) and 1,913,775 passengers at Tegel (+8.0 per cent).
The number of flight movements in August rose to a total of 21,685 take-offs and landings, which represents an increase of 5.3 per cent compared to the same period the previous year. At Schönefeld, the number of flight movements increased to 5,870 compared to the previous year. This corresponds to an increase of 7.9 per cent. At Tegel there was an increase of 4.4 per cent compared to the previous year. A total of 15,815 flight movements were recorded at Tegel in August.
A total of 18,353,769 passengers used Schönefeld and Tegel airports from January to August, which represents an increase of 6.2 per cent compared to the same period the previous year.
During the first eight months of the year, 4,741,221 passengers were recorded at Schönefeld. That is 7.3 per cent more than in the comparison period in 2013. Tegel Airport at the same time handled 13,612,548 passengers, which is 5.8 per cent more than in the comparison period in 2013.
The number of flight movements all together rose during the first eight months of the year to a total of 167,260 take-offs and landings, which represents an increase of 5.8 per cent compared to the same period the previous year. At Schönefeld, the number of flight movements increased to 46,491 compared to the previous year. This corresponds to an increase of 8.3 per cent. At Tegel there was an increase of 4.8 per cent compared to the previous year. A total of 120,769 flight movements were recorded at Tegel from January to August.
Airfreight at Schönefeld and Tegel airports in August amounted to 3,974 tonnes, which represents an increase of 41.6 per cent compared to the same period the previous year.

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