Traffic Report Februar 2006
 Comments from the Airport Manager
Billund Airport, 2006-03-01


2006
 

Februar
2005
 

Per cent
 

Change

Operations
3,603 3,123 15.4% 480

Scheduled
2,026 1,900 6.6% 126

Charter
464 458 1.3% 6

Other traffic
469 355 32.1% 114

Local traffic
644 410 57.1% 234
        
Passengers 131,110 132,800 -1.3% -1,690
        
Domestic, scheduled 10,546 11,759 -10.3% -1,213

Arriving
5,214 5,859 -11.0% -645

Departing
5,332 5,900 -9.6% -568

Transit/transfer
0 0 - 0
        
International, scheduled 64,992 61,438 5.8% 3,554

Arriving
32,040 29,874 7.3% 2,166

Departing
32,106 30,040 6.9% 2,066

Transit/transfer
846 1,524 -44.5% -678
        
Charter 54,541 58,690 -7.1% -4,149

Arriving
24,508 27,011 -9.3% -2,503

Departing
24,159 27,613 -12.5% -3,454

Transit/transfer
5,874 4,066 44.5% 1,808
        
Other traffic 1,031 913 12.9% 118
Local traffic 0 0 - 0
        
Cargo, in tons 3,793 3,668 3.4% 125
Import1,795 1,681 6.8% 114
Export 1,998 1,987 0.6% 11





Traffic Report January-February 2006 Billund Airport, 2006-03-01

Jan-Feb
2006
 

Jan-Feb
2005
 

Per cent
 

Change

Operations
6,893 6,547 5.3% 346

Scheduled
4,011 3,910 2.6% 101

Charter
894 966 -7.5% -72

Other traffic
822 751 9.5% 71

Local traffic
1,166 920 26.7% 246
        
Passengers 264,947 260,634 1.7% 4,313
        
Domestic, scheduled 21,854 23,719 -7.9% -1,865

Arriving
10,662 11,919 -10.5% -1,257

Departing
11,192 11,800 -5.2% -608

Transit/transfer
0 0 - 0
        
International, scheduled 129,559 120,124 7.9% 9,435

Arriving
62,638 57,315 9.3% 5,323

Departing
64,817 60,431 7.3% 4,386

Transit/transfer
2,104 2,378 -11.5% -274
        
Charter 111,631 115,083 -3.0% -3,452

Arriving
49,530 53,073 -6.7% -3,543

Departing
50,259 55,234 -9.0% -4,975

Transit/transfer
11,842 6,776 74.8% 5,066
        
Other traffic 1,807 1,708 5.8% 99
Local traffic 96 0  96
        
Cargo, in tons 7,915 8,249 -4.0% -334
Import3,993 3,642 9.6% 351
Export 3,922 4,607 -14.9% -685



Traffic in Billund in February

Billund Airport has registered a minor decrease in February due to the fact that a number of charter flights to Arab countries were cancelled. 

Altogether Billund had 131,110 passengers in February against 132,800 passengers in Februray 2005.

There were 8,600 less charter passengers travelling to Egypt and Tunisia than in February 2005. Flights to these countries have been resumed. At the same time there was an increase in the number of passengers travelling to Turkey and the Canary Islands. All in all Billund lost about 4,000 charter passengers.

Top 5 charter destinations from Billund in February:

1. Las Palmas
2. Tenerife
3. Antalya
4. Lanzarote
5. Grenoble

Scheduled international went up by 3,554 passengers or 5.8 % to just under 65,000.

Top 5 scheduled international:

1. Amsterdam
2. London
3. Paris
4. Oslo
5. Frankfurt

Domestic went down by 10.3 % to 10,546 passengers on the services to Copenhagen and Aalborg.

The amount of handled cargo went up by 3.4 %.

Billund Airport, March 1 2006
Jørgen Krab Jørgensen
Airport Manager, CEO