ADP passenger traffic remained stable during September 2012

17 October 2012 (Last Updated October 17th, 2012 18:30)

Passenger traffic at Aéroports de Paris (ADP) airports in France remained constant during September 2012, recording 7.9 million passengers.

PAris CDG airport

Passenger traffic at Aéroports de Paris (ADP) airports in France remained constant during September 2012, recording 7.9 million passengers.

ADP's Paris-Charles de Gaulle reported a 0.4% decline in its passenger traffic to 5.5 million, while Paris-Orly handled 2.4 million during the month, reporting a 1.0% rise over the same month last year.

The French airport operator's international traffic, excluding Europe, increased 0.6% and traffic on routes to Africa and Latin America reported 4.4% and 4.3% rises respectively, while North American traffic declined 4.3% during the month.

To and fro traffic from the Middle East and Asia-Pacific regions increased 1.8% and 0.7% respectively, while traffic on routes to French Overseas Territories declined 0.6% during September 2012.

European traffic, excluding France, rose 1.1%, while domestic traffic declined 3.6% during September when compared to the corresponding month in 2011.

The number of connecting passengers during the month declined 0.7%, while the connecting rate increased by 26.0%.

"Aircraft movements at ADP-operated airports declined 1.9% to 546,448 during the initial nine months of 2012."

ADP's total aircraft movements declined 2.2% to 62,956, with a 3.8% decline at Paris CDG and 1.4% rise at Paris-Orly during September.

During the January to September period, the airport operator reported a 1.3% rise in passenger traffic to 68.1 million, with a 3.4% rise in the number of connecting passengers, in addition to a 23.8% climb in connecting rate.

Aircraft movements at ADP-operated airports declined 1.9% to 546,448 during the initial nine months of 2012.

Traffic from TAV Airports, which is 38% owned by ADP, rose by 35.4% to 53.5 million passengers when compared to the same period in 2011.


Image: Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport reported 3.8% in aircraft movements during September 2012. Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG/LFPG), France.