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Zurich Airport announces 4% increase in Feb-2012 pax, cargo up 5%. Turnover up 8%

14-Mar-2012 10:58 AM

Switzerland's Zurich Airport passenger numbers up 4.4% - traffic highlights for Feb-2012:

  • Passenger numbers: 1.7 million, +4.4% year-on-year;
    • Europe: 1.3 million, +3.5%;
    • Intercontinental: 384,260, +7.6%;
      • North America: 112,330, +0.2%;
      • Asia Pacific: 203,778, +8.4%;
      • Africa: 51,556, +31.1%;
      • Latin America: 16,596, -6.1%;
    • Full service carriers: 1.5 million, +4.3%;
    • Low-cost carriers: 182,529, +3.9%;
  • Cargo volume: 37,732 tons, +4.9%;
    • Freight: 34,942, +4.1%;
    • Mail: 2790, +15.2%;
  • Aircraft movements: 20,064, -2.0%;
    • Europe: 15,209, -0.9%;
    • Intercontinental: 2268, +8.1%;
      • North America: 794, +1.9%;
      • Asia Pacific: 1085, +12.9%;
      • Africa: 314, +12.9%;
      • Latin America: 75, -6.3%;
    • Full service carriers: 15,751, +0.7%;
    • Low cost carriers: 1600, -4.0%.

Commercial highlights include:

  • Total turnover: CHF36.4 million (USD39.6 million), +7.6%;
    • Airside: +12.0%;
    • Landside: +2.8%.
  • Total turnover per departing passenger: CHF43.0 (USD46.8 million), +3.1%;
    • Airside: +7.3%;
    • Landside: -1.5%.