Traffic Report Maj 2005
 Comments from the Airport Manager
Billund Airport, 2005-06-01


2005
 

Maj
2004
 

Per cent
 

Change
Operations 4,818 4,063 18.6% 755
Scheduled 2,250 2,009 12.0% 241
Charter 499 487 2.5% 12
Other traffic 697 759 -8.2% -62
Local traffic 1,372 808 69.8% 564
        
Passengers 159,519 154,096 3.5% 5,423
        
Domestic, scheduled 14,268 14,799 -3.6% -531
Arriving7,214 7,589 -4.9% -375
Departing7,054 7,210 -2.2% -156
Transit/transfer 0 0 - 0
        
International, scheduled 75,498 75,806 -0.4% -308
Arriving37,293 35,561 4.9% 1,732
Departing37,167 35,579 4.5% 1,588
Transit/transfer 1,038 4,666 -77.8% -3,628
        
Charter 67,893 61,127 11.1% 6,766
Arriving30,684 26,600 15.4% 4,084
Departing36,997 32,813 12.8% 4,184
Transit/transfer 212 1,714 -87.6% -1,502
Other traffic 1,575 1,986 -20.7% -411
Local traffic 285 378 -24.6% -93
Cargo, in tons 4,149 3,799 9.2% 350
Import1,923 1,831 5.0% 92
Export 2,226 1,968 13.1% 258





Traffic Report January-May 2005 Billund Airport, 2005-06-01

Jan-May
2005
 

Jan-May
2004
 

Per cent
 

Change
Operations 19,207 18,412 4.3% 795
Scheduled 10,407 10,030 3.8% 377
Charter 2,302 2,038 13.0% 264
Other traffic 2,580 2,904 -11.2% -324
Local traffic 3,918 3,440 13.9% 478
        
Passengers 710,819 670,945 5.9% 39,874
        
Domestic, scheduled 63,432 59,929 5.8% 3,503
Arriving32,298 30,092 7.3% 2,206
Departing31,134 29,837 4.3% 1,297
Transit/transfer 0 0 - 0
        
International, scheduled 341,950 339,766 0.6% 2,184
Arriving167,454 158,224 5.8% 9,230
Departing168,286 159,740 5.3% 8,546
Transit/transfer 6,210 21,802 -71.5% -15,592
        
Charter 299,078 262,886 13.8% 36,192
Arriving139,732 117,639 18.8% 22,093
Departing145,928 122,787 18.8% 23,141
Transit/transfer 13,418 22,460 -40.3% -9,042
Other traffic 5,984 7,736 -22.6% -1,752
Local traffic 375 628 -40.3% -253
Cargo, in tons 21,900 18,919 15.8% 2,981
Import10,448 9,194 13.6% 1,254
Export 11,452 9,725 17.8% 1,727



Billund Airport traffic in May

The total number of passengers in May was 159,519 which is an increase of 3.5 % compared to May 2004.

Domestic went down by 3.6 %
Scheduled international went down by 0.4 %
Charter went up by 11.1 %

In May Billund Airport’s top 5 destinations were:

Scheduled international:
Amsterdam
London
Paris
Oslo
Frankfurt

Charter:
Antalya
Kreta
Mallorca
Dalaman
Rhodos

Scheduled international traffic is influenced by the adjustments that the airlines companies have made in their traffic programmes.

On May 23rd SUN-AIR/British Airways opened a new scheduled service between Prague and Billund. So far with two weekly departures. During the month even more charter flights have been announced. The peak season will be very busy with e.g. 33 departing charter flights each Saturday. On Saturday June 18 we expect a total of 36 charter flight departures including a number of flights to the Le Mans Race. This is a record number of charter flights in one day from Billund.

The amount of transported airfreight has gone up by 9.2 % in May 2005.

Billund, June 1 2005
Jørgen Krab Jørgensen
Airport Manager