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Berlin Airports pax up 7% in Jun-2012, handles 12 million pax in 1H2012

10-Jul-2012 1:24 PM

Germany's Berlin Airports reports (06-Jul-2012) the following traffic highlights for Berlin Tegel and Berlin Schoenefeld airports:

  • Jun-2012:
    • Passenger numbers: 2.3 million, +7.3% year-on-year;
      • Berlin Schoenefeld: 639,754, +1.1%;
      • Berlin Tegel: 1.7 million, +10.0%;
    • Cargo volume: 2735 tons, -6.8%;
    • Aircraft movements: 22,348, +3.4%;
  • Six months ended 30-Jun-2012:
    • Passenger numbers: 11.9 million, +5.1%;
      • Berlin Schoenefeld: 3.4 million, +2.0%;
      • Berlin Tegel: 8.4 million, +6.5%;
    • Cargo volume: 15,272, -4.3%;
    • Aircraft movements: 117,572, -1.8%. [more - original PR]

According to Berling Airports, nine new destinations were added during Jun-2012 including Bilbao, Birmingham, Bologna, Kaliningrad, Leeds, Marseille, Memmingen, Rijeka and Valencia.

Berlin Airports: “The traffic figures for the first six months show quite clearly that the aviation market in the Berlin region remains a stable growth market. This, of course, increases the challenges we face in handling the current volume of passengers with our services at Tegel and Schoenefeld," Rainer Schwarz, CEO. Source: Company statement, 06-Jul-2012.