|Thu 07.01.10 12:46|
|DUS Passenger figures 2009|
Dusseldorf airport released its passenger figures for 2009. The airport handled 17.8 million passengers last year. This is a decrease of 2% (compared to 18.15 million passengers in 2008).
There were 214.000 aircraft movements in 2009, a 6.3% decrease to 2008 when there were 228.500 aircraft movements.
The passenger decrease was primarily noted in the first half of 2009. In the second half of the year there has already been an increase in passengers again, especially the months July, August, October and December had more passengers than any other of these months before.