Passenger and Cargo Volumes Rise at Austria’s Vienna Airport

13 June 2010 (Last Updated June 13th, 2010 18:30)

Vienna International Airport in Austria achieved passenger growth of 11.4% to 1,788,516 in May 2010 compared with the same period in 2009. Transfer passengers increased by 11.9% in May compared with same month last year. The airport's passenger traffic to Eastern Europe rose b

Vienna International Airport in Austria achieved passenger growth of 11.4% to 1,788,516 in May 2010 compared with the same period in 2009.

Transfer passengers increased by 11.9% in May compared with same month last year.

The airport's passenger traffic to Eastern Europe rose by 14.5% and Western Europe by 10.7%, while traffic to the Middle East increased by 17.9%.

During the first five months of 2010, passenger traffic rose by 4.3% compared with the same period last year.

The airport recorded an increase in cargo volume by 32.1%, flight movements rose by 3% and maximum take-off weight by 14.5%.