Zurich Airport Key Figures - February 2012
Traffic Figures: 1,694,143 passengers were handled at Zurich Airport during February 2012, a gain of 4.4% versus February 2011. The year to date passenger growth stands at +2.8%.
1,694,143 passengers were handled at Zurich Airport during February 2012, a gain of 4.4% versus February 2011. The year to date passenger growth stands at +2.8%.
O&D or local passengers (originating or departing from Zurich) increased by 2.4% to 1,073,408 compared to previous February (YTD +1.8%). Transfer passengers increased by 8.3% to 615,538 in February (YTD +4.9%). The transfer rate which was at 35.1% last February is currently at 36.4% (YTD 36.5%).
The current low cost carrier market share is at 10.8% (YTD 10.1%), showing a passenger increase of 3.9% (YTD +4.4%) versus previous year.
Air Traffic Movements (ATM’s) decreased by 2.0% to 20,064 in February versus previous year (YTD 2.8%). The decrease divides into an increase of +0.2% for airlines (YTD -0.9%) and a decrease of 14.7% for general aviation (YTD -13.3%).
The average passenger per movement figure (airline passengers only) currently is at 97.1 (93.0 previous year) or 95.1 YTD (91.6 previous year). The average seat load factor saw an increase of 1.6 percentage points to 68.9% (YTD 67.9%).
Total turnover (net sales to consumers) during February was CHF 36.4m (+7.6% versus previous year). Turnover per departing passenger in February was CHF 43.0, which is 3.1 percent higher than last year. Year to date February, total turnover saw an increase of 5.1% to CHF 74.6m and turnover per departing passenger increased by 2.3 percent to CHF 43.8.