Brussels Airport sees March Decline

23 April 2009 (Last Updated April 23rd, 2009 18:30)

Brussels Airport handled a total of 1,262,200 passengers in March 2009, a decrease of 14.7% compared to the same month last year. The decrease was more evident on the short-haul intra-EU routes. Cargo traffic witnessed a fall of 47%, while aircraft movements were down by 7.6%

Brussels Airport handled a total of 1,262,200 passengers in March 2009, a decrease of 14.7% compared to the same month last year.

The decrease was more evident on the short-haul intra-EU routes.

Cargo traffic witnessed a fall of 47%, while aircraft movements were down by 7.6%.