Germany Frankfurt Airport March Traffic Figures

April 11 (Bloomberg) -- Following is a summary of Frankfurt Airport March passenger and freight statistics from Fraport in Frankfurt:

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                                      March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.
                                       2013      2013      2013      2012
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                                      -------------- YoY ----------------
Passengers                            -1.1%      0.2%     -4.9%     -6.3%
Air freight (metric tons)              4.7%     -3.1%      1.5%     -1.2%
Air mail (metric tons)                -4.3%     -0.7%     -2.3%     -6.7%
Aircraft movements (1)                -7.9%     -2.1%     -6.8%    -10.2%
Max. takeoff weight (metric tons)     -4.7%     -4.8%     -6.4%     -6.8%
                                      --------------Volume---------------
Passengers                        4,454,263 3,605,738 3,877,094 3,979,285
Air freight (metric tons)           188,884   150,276   143,460   165,971
Air mail (metric tons)                6,706     5,983     6,743     8,619
Aircraft movements (1)               37,228    33,656    35,093    34,425
Max. takeoff weight (metric tons) 2,284,743 1,988,585 2,092,099 2,137,799
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                                      March      Feb.      Jan.      Dec.
                                       2013      2013      2013      2012
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Pass./pass. aircraft movement (2)     129.9     115.3     118.5     124.5
Seat load factor                      76.8%     69.8%     70.9%     73.8%
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NOTE: (1) Only civil traffic.    
      (2) scheduled and charter traffic.

SOURCE: Fraport                  

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