Zurich Airport News Flash No. 17 / Zurich Airport Key Figures July 2015
2,673,965 passengers were handled at Zurich Airport in July 2015, a gain of 5.7% versus July 2014. O&D or local passengers (originating or departing from Zurich) increased by 8.4% to 1,964,090 compared to previous July. Transfer passengers decreased by 1.2% to 703,732. The transfer rate which was at 28.2% last July is currently at 26.4%.
Air traffic movements (ATM’s) increased by 2.0% to 24,950 in July versus previous year. The increase divides into +0.4% for airlines and +13.8% for general aviation.
The average passenger per movement figure (airline passengers only) currently is at 123.1 (117.0 previous year). The average seat load factor saw an increase of 2.7 percentage points to 82.3%.
Total turnover (net sales to consumers) during July was CHF 51.7m (+3.3% versus previous year). Turnover per departing passenger in July was CHF 38.7, which is 2.3% lower than last year. Year to date July, total turnover saw a decrease of 0.8% to CHF 305.0m and turnover departing passenger decreased by 3.9% to CHF 41.0.