Traffic Report December 2004
 Comments from the Airport Manager
Billund Airport, 2005-01-01


2004
 

December
2003
 

Per cent
 

Change
Operations 2,906 2,996 -3.0% -90
Scheduled 1,779 1,696 4.9% 83
Charter 334 287 16.4% 47
Other traffic 359 455 -21.1% -96
Local traffic 434 558 -22.2% -124
        
Passengers 109,677 98,717 11.1% 10,960
        
Domestic, scheduled 10,541 8,856 19.0% 1,685
Arriving5,412 4,416 22.6% 996
Departing5,129 4,440 15.5% 689
Transit/transfer 0 0 - 0
        
International, scheduled 55,593 51,431 8.1% 4,162
Arriving27,959 24,398 14.6% 3,561
Departing26,504 23,753 11.6% 2,751
Transit/transfer 1,130 3,280 -65.5% -2,150
        
Charter 42,642 37,310 14.3% 5,332
Arriving19,717 15,996 23.3% 3,721
Departing20,755 17,032 21.9% 3,723
Transit/transfer 2,170 4,282 -49.3% -2,112
Other traffic 901 1,120 -19.6% -219
Local traffic 0 0 - 0
Cargo, in tons 3,972 2,992 32.8% 980
Import1,762 1,331 32.4% 431
Export 2,210 1,661 33.1% 549





Traffic Report 2004 Billund Airport, 2005-01-01

Jan-Dec
2004
 

Jan-Dec
2003
 

Per cent
 

Change
Operations 50,827 48,827 4.1% 2,000
Scheduled 24,223 22,009 10.1% 2,214
Charter 6,064 5,582 8.6% 482
Other traffic 7,784 8,220 -5.3% -436
Local traffic 12,756 13,016 -2.0% -260
        
Passengers 1,849,799 1,604,764 15.3% 245,035
        
Domestic, scheduled 159,193 138,554 14.9% 20,639
Arriving80,480 70,601 14.0% 9,879
Departing78,713 67,953 15.8% 10,760
Transit/transfer 0 0 - 0
        
International, scheduled 866,129 727,023 19.1% 139,106
Arriving407,625 345,575 18.0% 62,050
Departing411,788 349,490 17.8% 62,298
Transit/transfer 46,716 31,958 46.2% 14,758
        
Charter 801,653 716,378 11.9% 85,275
Arriving377,738 324,527 16.4% 53,211
Departing379,845 325,039 16.9% 54,806
Transit/transfer 44,070 66,812 -34.0% -22,742
Other traffic 19,947 20,826 -4.2% -879
Local traffic 2,877 1,983 45.1% 894
Cargo, in tons 48,424 39,788 21.7% 8,636
Import22,955 18,104 26.8% 4,851
Export 25,469 21,684 17.5% 3,785



2004 was a good year for Billund Airport

In 2004 Billund Airport had 1,849,799 passengers which is an increase of 15.3 % compared to the year before.

Domestic went up by 20,639 to 159,193 passengers – an increase of 14.9 %

International scheduled went up by 139,106 to 866,129 passengers – an increase of 19.1 %
Charter went up by 85,275 to 801,653 passengers – an increase of 11.9 %
Other traffic went up by 15 to 22,824 passengers – an increase of 0.1 %
Cargo Center Billund handled 48,424 tonnes of air freight in 2004, which is a progress of 21.7 %

At the turn of the year Cargo Center Billund is busy sending emergency aid to the victims of the terrible tragedy in South East Asia.
This morning an Antonov 124 left for the area with 100 tonnes of relief supplies.

Billund, January 2nd, 2005
Jørgen Krab Jørgensen
Airport Manager