Zurich Airport August Passenger and Cargo Statistics

Flughafen Zurich AG, which operates Switzerland’s busiest airport, said passenger traffic rose 2.0 percent in August from a year earlier.

Freight traffic rose 3.5 percent last month to 35,116 tons.

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                            Aug.    July    June     May   April   March    Feb.
                            2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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                        -------------------------YoY%--------------------------
Total Passengers            2.0%    0.3%    0.8%    2.1%   -0.8%    1.6%    4.4%
Air Traffic Movements      -0.9%    0.7%   -1.7%   -2.6%   -1.3%   -8.1%   -2.0%
Avg. Max. Takeoff Weight    0.5%    0.1%   -0.2%    2.8%    0.0%    2.4%    3.8%
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Freight                     3.5%    2.6%   -1.6%   -3.5%   -0.9%   -4.4%    4.1%
 Air Frieght                3.1%    4.0%    1.2%   -1.3%   -0.4%   -3.3%    5.5%
 Trucked                    4.4%   -0.6%   -7.6%   -8.4%   -2.1%   -6.9%    1.1%
                        -------------------------Levels------------------------
Total Passengers (mlns)    2.443   2.482   2.219   2.174   2.090   1.998   1.694
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                            Aug.    July    June     May   April   March    Feb.
                            2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013    2013
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Seat Load Factor (%)        79.6    79.9    77.4    74.8    76.3    75.1    68.9
Air Traffic Movements     24,102  24,642  23,194  22,948  21,780  21,143  20,064
Avg. Max. Takeoff Weight    84.8    84.6    84.2   108.7    83.8    85.2    83.9
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Freight (in tons)         35,116  35,671  35,224  33,611  34,069  37,720  34,942
 Air Frieght              24,736  24,869  24,730  23,950  24,074  26,287  24,103
 Trucked                  10,380  10,801  10,494   9,661   9,995  11,433  10,839
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Source: Zurich Flughafen, AG

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