Movements: From passenger
to full freighter
movements

Highlights

496,826 air transport movements
Growth: - 0.5%
97.2% passengers movements
Growth: + 0.4% point
2.8% full freighter movements
Growth: - 0.4% point

Monthly and annual totals

Monthly totals

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

I. Air transport

Scheduled

Passenger services

35,761

33,831

38,218

40,303

42,846

41,656

42,871

43,196

42,199

42,628

36,420

37,167

Full-freighter services

1,016

937

1,186

1,022

1,091

1,005

1,035

1,069

1,119

1,224

1,088

988

Subtotal

36,777

34,768

39,404

41,325

43,937

42,661

43,906

44,265

43,318

43,852

37,508

38,155

Non-scheduled

Passenger services

298

303

270

465

636

582

701

732

667

535

202

183

Full-freighter services

110

124

111

102

134

100

129

125

146

116

92

87

Subtotal

408

427

381

567

770

682

830

857

813

651

294

270

Total air transport

37,185

35,195

39,785

41,892

44,707

43,343

44,736

45,122

44,131

44,503

37,802

38,425

II. General aviation

Taxi / Business / Private

699

754

827

941

1,174

1,248

1,043

878

1,048

981

849

718

Other flights

640

617

670

707

630

658

649

662

579

706

671

636

Total general aviation

1,339

1,371

1,497

1,648

1,804

1,906

1,692

1,540

1,627

1,687

1,520

1,354

Grand total

38,524

36,566

41,282

43,540

46,511

45,249

46,428

46,662

45,758

46,190

39,322

39,779

Annual totals

2019

Compared to 2018 in %

I. Air transport

Scheduled

Passenger services

477,096

+

1.0

Full-freighter services

12,780

-

12.4

Subtotal

489,876

+

0.6

Non-scheduled

Passenger services

5,574

-

50.1

Full-freighter services

1,376

+

2.0

Subtotal

6,950

-

44.4

Total air transport

496,826

-

0.5

II. General aviation

Taxi / Business / Private

11,160

+

2.8

Other flights

7,825

+

5.2

Total general aviation

18,985

+

3.8

Grand total

515,811

-

0.4

Air transport
movements

Air transport movements:
Commercial aviation

Per hour of the day

Landings

Take-offs

Total

Night

23:00-05:59

15,102

4,250

19,352

Early morning

06:00-06:59

5,573

4,953

10,526

Day

07:00-18:59

175,234

183,611

358,845

Evening

19:00-22:59

52,500

55,603

108,103

Total

248,409

248,417

496,826

Punctuality of passenger services

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Average take off weight

2019

Compared to 2018 in %

Passenger or mixed version

95.9

0.5%

Full-freighter version

333.3

-1.2%

Total air transport movements

102.7

-0.5%

Main countries

Main European countries

Ranking

(2018 ranking)

Country

Total movements

Compared to
2018 in %

1

(1)

Great Britain

93,287

0.5%

2

(2)

Germany

44,975

-0.9%

3

(3)

Spain

36,485

-2.7%

4

(4)

Italy

32,750

1.9%

5

(5)

France

30,013

-0.2%

6

(6)

Norway

18,171

-0.1%

7

(7)

Switzerland

17,620

-2.6%

8

(8)

Denmark

14,542

-1.1%

9

(9)

Sweden

12,359

-0.5%

10

(10)

Turkey

11,951

0.8%

11

(11)

Portugal

10,601

-3.1%

12

(12)

Greece

10,343

-2.5%

13

(13)

Ireland

10,255

-1.4%

14

(14)

Poland

9,369

16.5%

15

(15)

Austria

8,667

16.3%

16

(16)

Czech Republic

5,562

0.3%

17

(17)

Russia

5,222

-1.1%

18

(18)

Finland

4,730

-5.0%

19

(19)

Belgium

3,641

1.8%

20

(20)

Romania

3,310

-0.4%

Rest of Europe

20,397

-9.8%

Total of Europe

404,250

-0.4%

Main Intercontinental countries

Ranking

(2018 ranking)

Country

Total movements

Compared to
2018 in %

1

(1)

United States of America

26627

6.8%

2

(2)

China

10069

-5.2%

3

(4)

United Arab Emirates

4777

0.4%

4

(3)

Canada

4363

-9.6%

5

(5)

Morocco

3701

1.7%

6

(6)

Israel

3636

4.7%

7

(10)

Netherlands Antilles

2353

8.4%

8

(12)

Brasil

2228

13.6%

9

(9)

Egypt

2108

-2.9%

10

(8)

Kenya

2080

-7.2%

11

(11)

Indonesia

2068

-1.0%

12

(13)

Japan

2003

18.5%

13

(7)

India

1820

-43.9%

14

(13)

South Africa

1729

2.2%

15

(15)

Mexico

1661

1.8%

16

(16)

South Korea

1540

-0.1%

17

(17)

Qatar

1453

-0.2%

18

(18)

Ecuador

1145

-12.5%

19

(19)

Singapore

1054

-10.2%

20

(21)

Surinam

943

10.2%

Rest of Intercontinental

14844

-4.9%

Total of Intercontinental

92202

-1.1%

Intercontinental

Total movements

Compared to
2018 in %

North America

30990

4.2%

Asia

21517

-8.4%

Africa

14325

-4.5%

Latin America

12774

1.6%

Middle East

12596

1.7%

Total of Intercontinental

92202

-1.1%

Origins and destinations European

Main European origins and destinations

Ranking

(2018 ranking)

Airport

Air transport movements

Compared to 2018 in %

1

(1)

London Heathrow

13,265

1.3

2

(2)

Dublin

9,127

-1.7

3

(7)

London City

8,998

7.6

4

(4)

Paris de Gaulle

8,783

1.1

5

(6)

Copenhagen

8,465

-0.1

6

(8)

Manchester

8,421

0.9

7

(5)

Barcelona

8,344

-1.6

8

(3)

Munich

8,324

-9.3

9

(9)

Frankfurt

8,183

0.9

10

(10)

Zurich

7,450

-3.8

11

(11)

London Gatwick

7,390

1.1

12

(20)

Vienna

7,002

20.3

13

(12)

Birmingham

6,882

-5.5

14

(16)

Milan Malpensa

6,858

13.7

15

(14)

Madrid

6,729

1.2

16

(13)

Rome

6,664

-1.7

17

(15)

Stockholm

6,100

-0.9

18

(17)

Oslo

6,028

0.1

19

(19)

Geneva

5,939

1.5

20

(18)

Lisbon

5,931

-0.1

Origins and destinations Intercontinental

Main Intercontinental origins/destinations

Ranking

(2018 ranking)

Airport

Air transport movements

Compared to 2018 in %

1

(2)

New York JFK

4,045

13.3

2

(1)

Shanghai

3,767

-8.4

3

(3)

Tel Aviv

3,558

3.4

4

(6)

Dubai International

2,905

17.8

5

(4)

Atlanta

2,891

1.0

6

(5)

Detroit

2,549

2.6

7

(9)

Minneapolis

2,276

2.4

8

(8)

Nairobi

2,058

-7.8

9

(10)

Hong Kong

2,020

-3.2

10

(7)

Toronto

1,946

-20.4

11

(11)

Chicago

1,658

-4.2

12

(16)

Curacao

1,629

9.9

13

(12)

Los Angeles

1,540

-0.3

14

(13)

Seoul Incheon

1,539

-0.1

15

(14)

Abu Dhabi

1,514

-1.0

16

(17)

Mexico City

1,505

2.4

17

(15)

Beijing

1,488

-1.5

18

(19)

Doha

1,451

0.3

19

(20)

Houston

1,436

-0.4

20

(25)

Boston

1,414

22.4

Per aircraft type

According to type, full-freighter version

Type

Average MTOW1

Total movements

Compared to
2018 in %

1

Boeing 777-200

348

5,104

-10%

2

Boeing 747-400

401

3,989

-20%

3

Boeing 747-8

448

2,139

-7%

4

Boeing 757-200

104

890

7%

5

Airbus A300

159

730

-30%

6

Airbus A330-200

233

464

117%

7

Embraer EMB 120

12

393

-1%

8

Boeing 767-300

187

248

14%

9

Boeing 737-400

68

148

-37%

10

Airbus A310

164

40

100%

  • Maximum take off weight
According to type, passenger or mixed version

Type

Average MTOW1

Total movements

Compared to
2018 in %

1

Boeing 737-800

74

109,748

1%

2

Embraer 190/195

46

78,408

8%

3

Airbus A320

75

51,708

-5%

4

Embraer 170/175

37

46,284

2%

5

Boeing 737-700

62

36,027

-16%

6

Airbus A319

66

29,434

-9%

7

Airbus A321

87

15,240

10%

8

Airbus A330-300

234

14,690

0%

9

Boeing 777-300

350

10,724

-8%

10

Boeing 737-900

78

10,707

11%

11

Boeing 787-9

253

10,669

16%

12

Boeing 777-200

298

10,513

-5%

13

Boeing 767-300

185

7,812

5%

14

Airbus A320neo

76

7,797

161%

15

Airbus A330-200

232

7,722

12%

16

Dash 8-400

30

7,653

-2%

17

Boeing 747-400

385

5,562

-15%

18

Bombardier CRJ 700/900/1000

35

4,170

-18%

19

Boeing 787-8

228

3,057

4%

20

Boeing 737-300

61

2,250

4%

21

Airbus 220-300

68

1,976

58%

22

Airbus A350-900

276

1,906

12%

23

Airbus A380

524

1,616

-2%

24

Boeing 767-400

205

1,063

114%

25

Airbus A321neo

92

982

923%

26

Airbus A318

60

938

22%

27

Embraer ERJ 145

20

928

-18%

28

Airbus A350-1000

316

712

1595%

29

Boeing 787-10

255

603

30050%

30

Airbus A340-300

271

402

-33%

  • Maximum take off weight

Main airlines

Air transport movements by airline segment

2019

Share in total

Skyteam & partners (pax only)1

317,145

63.8%

low cost carriers

79,950

16.1%

leisure carriers

18,162

3.7%

full freighter carriers

14,156

2.8%

legacy carriers intercontinental

14,059

2.8%

legacy carriers europe

53,354

10.7%

Total air transport movements

496,826

100.0%

  • all flights operated by KLM or in codeshare with KL
  • all flights operated by KLM or in codeshare with KL
Air transport movements

Ranking

(2018 ranking)

Airline

Total

Compared to
2018 in %

1

(1)

KLM

250,450

1.5%

2

(2)

easyJet

39,163

0.7%

3

(3)

Transavia

34,228

0.0%

4

(4)

Delta Air Lines

12,705

5.7%

5

(5)

Flybe

11,799

0.7%

6

(6)

British Airways

11,237

1.8%

7

(9)

TUIfly

9,094

-5.0%

8

(8)

Air France

8,881

-11.7%

9

(10)

Lufthansa

8,125

1.2%

10

(7)

Vueling

7,876

-24.8%

11

(11)

SAS

5,480

-0.9%

12

(13)

Aer Lingus

3,844

1.1%

13

(14)

Turkish Airlines

3,736

-0.8%

14

(15)

Alitalia

3,598

1.2%

15

(12)

Corendon

3,559

-11.0%

16

(16)

Ryanair

3,384

0.1%

17

(22)

United Airlines

3,231

15.6%

18

(26)

Austrian

3,059

19.7%

19

(18)

Swiss

2,892

0.1%

20

(24)

Norwegian Air

2,880

8.9%

21

(19)

Air Baltic

2,854

-0.3%

22

(20)

TAP Portugal

2,852

0.0%

23

-

LEVEL

2,696

-

24

(23)

China Southern

2,624

-1.9%

25

(25)

Emirates

2,556

-1.0%

26

(27)

Pegasus

2,445

0.6%

27

(21)

LOT

2,302

-18.9%

28

(29)

Aeroflot

2,189

-0.2%

29

(28)

Germanwings

1,868

-16.6%

30

(31)

Qatar Airways

1,663

-0.8%

Other airlines

43,556

-6.0%

Total

496,826

-0.5%

New airlines

Example of airlines starting services in 2019

Airline

Type

Flights in 2019

Passenger

36

Passenger

2.696

Next:

Further growth
of passengers