Key traffic figures Zurich Airport February, 2017
In February, 1.9 million passengers passed through Zurich Airport, corresponding to an increase of 6.8%. The number of flight movements was 1.7% lower than in the same month last year.
1'879'198 passengers were handled at Zurich Airport in February (+6.8% vs. previous year). Local passengers increased by 3.5% and transfer passengers by 16.0%. The transfer rate which was at 26.8% last February is at 29.1% in the month under review.
In February, air traffic movements decreased to 18'736 (-1.7% vs. previous year). The average seat load factor is at 73.0% (+2.4 percentage points vs. previous year) and the average passenger per movement figure increased to 114.1 (104.7 previous year).
There was an increase in freight volume of 8.9% in February 2017 compared to the previous year. During the month under review, a total of 36'130 tonnes of freight were transported.