Increased air traffic on Bucharest’s airports
Bucharest Airports National Company registered in the first eight months of 2016, on Bucharest Henri Coandă International Airport and Bucharest-Băneasa Aurel Vlaicu International Airport 7.141.740 passengers and 79.660 aircraft movements (landings and take offs). Of the total, 7.138.426 passengers and 71.236 aircraft movements were recorded on Henri Coandă Airport.
The number of passengers who transited Bucharest airports from January till August 2016 recorded a relevant increase of 16, 5% as compared to the same period of last year thus creating premises for reaching the 10 million passenger threshold throughout 2016.
The evolution of the passengers’ number on Bucharest Airports National Company’s two airports exceeds the general trend recorded at European level. Furthermore, the number of aircraft movements increased on Bucharest airports, going beyond the European trend once more. Thereby, the number of aircraft movements on Bucharest airports in the first eight months of 2016 increased with almost 10,3% as compared to the same period of last year.
In the first six months of the year, 37 airlines operated on Bucharest Henri Coandă International Airport, carrying passengers to 92 destinations.
Brief information on Bucharest Airports National Company:
Bucharest Airports National Company commenced functioning on February the 5th, 2010, ensuring the operational coordination and the management of the two airports in Bucharest. The company was set up following the merger of the two companies managing at that time Bucharest’s airports: Bucharest Henri Coandă International Airport and Bucharest-Băneasa Aurel Vlaicu International Airport.
Bucharest Airports National Company