Zurich Airport News Flash No. 11 / Zurich Airport Key Figures - April 2015
2,184,853 passengers were handled at Zurich Airport during April 2015, a gain of 2.5% versus April 2014.
O&D or local passengers (originating or departing from Zurich) increased by 9.7% to 1,631,378 compared to previous April. Transfer passengers decreased by -13.8% to 548,918. The transfer rate which was at 29.9% last April is currently at 25.2%.
Air traffic movements (ATM’s) increased by 1.2% to 21'478 in April versus previous year. The increase divides into an increase of 2.2% for airlines and a decrease of 6.0% for general aviation.
The average passenger per movement figure (airline passengers only) currently is at 115.2 (114.9 previous year). The average seat load factor saw an decrease of 1.1 percentage points to 77.4%.
Total turnover (net sales to consumers) during April was CHF 44.5m (-1.5% versus previous year). Turnover per departing passenger in April was CHF 40.8, which is 3.9% lower than last year. Year to date April, total turnover saw a decrease of 2.9% to CHF 159.6m and turnover departing passenger decreased by 5.1% to CHF 42.0.