Zurich Airport December passenger traffic decreases

Zurich Airport has handled 1.79 million passengers in December 2012, a decrease of 0.8%, compared to 1.8 million passengers in December 2011.

O&D or local passengers (originating or departing from Zurich) decreased by 0.2% to 1.14 million in December 2012, compared to 1.14 million in December 2011.

Number of transfer passengers decreased by 2% to 641,012 in December 2012, compared to 654,216 in December 2011.

Air traffic movements decreased by 4.4% to 19,994 in December 2012, compared to 20,911 in December 2011.

Average seat load factor increased 1.4 percentage points to 70.8% in December 2012, compared to 69.4% in December 2011.