Busiest month of the year: Over 100,000 passengers on peak day

09.10.2014

With a total of 107,505 passengers handled at the Berlin airports Schönefeld and Tegel, 26 September 2014 was the busiest day in the history of the Berlin-Brandenburg airport company. On this Friday, 815 flight movements were recorded at both locations.
In September, 2,685,433 passengers took off and landed at the Berlin airports Schönefeld and Tegel; 5.7 per cent more than in the same period the previous year. In the same month, 688,699 passengers (+8.6 per cent) were recorded in Schönefeld and 1,996,734 passengers (+4.8 per cent) in Tegel.

The total number of flight movements in September rose by 3.2 per cent on the year to 22,934 take-offs and landings. The number of flight movements in Schönefeld rose to 6,293 – 3.2 per cent more than in the previous year – while the number of flight movements in Tegel also increased by 3.2 per cent compared to the previous year. A total of 16,641 flight movements were recorded in Tegel in September.

Between January and September, a total of 21,039,202 passengers used the airports Schönefeld and Tegel – 6.1 per cent more than in the same period the previous year.
In the first nine months of the year, 5,429,920 passengers were recorded in Schönefeld; 7.5 per cent more than in the same period the previous year. At the same time, 15,609,282 passengers were handled at Tegel Airport; 5.7 per cent more than in the same period the previous year.

The total number of flight movements in the first nine months of the year rose by 5.5 per cent on the year to 190,194 take-offs and landings. The number of flight movements in Schönefeld rose to 52,784 – 7.7 per cent more than in the previous year – while the number of flight movements in Tegel increased by 4.6 per cent compared to the previous year. A total of 137,410 flight movements were recorded in Tegel between January and September.

Schönefeld and Tegel Airport recorded 3,847 tonnes of air freight in September; 13.6 per cent more than in the same period the previous year.

All information given is based on preliminary figures. Traffic statistics can be found online at:

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