Dusseldorf Airport Passenger Traffic Rises in Second Half of 2009

19 January 2010 (Last Updated January 19th, 2010 18:30)

Dusseldorf International Airport in Germany experienced a growth in passenger traffic numbers in the second half of 2009. Passenger traffic steadily rose from mid 2009 up until the end of the year, with July recording a growth of 2%, August 0.5%, October 4%, November 3.8% and December 2

Dusseldorf International Airport in Germany experienced a growth in passenger traffic numbers in the second half of 2009.

Passenger traffic steadily rose from mid 2009 up until the end of the year, with July recording a growth of 2%, August 0.5%, October 4%, November 3.8% and December 2.4% on the months previous.

The airport recorded 17.8 million passengers in 2009 with a slight fall of 2% in passenger traffic and 6.3% in aircraft movements compared with 2008.

Intercontinental traffic rose by 2.1% compared with 2008, while transit passengers using the airport rose by 22.6% in 2009 from 2008 figures.