Period Area Update rate Last update Source(s) Data
Jan-Jun ESRA08 area Quarterly 14-Jul-2017 NM, CRCO, STATFOR

Average daily controlled flights

ESRA08 area

Average daily en-route Service Units (SU)

CRCO area

At system level (ESRA08), traffic increased by 4.1% in the first six month in 2017 compared to the same period in 2016 which corresponds to 1069 additional flights per day, on average.
At the same time, average daily en-route service units (SU) grew by 6.5% in the first half of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016.

Change by flight type

Jan-Jun 2017 vs. Jan-Jun 2016

Change by traffic segment

Jan-Jun 2017 vs. Jan-Jun 2016
As was the case in 2016 and in the 1st quarter, the main driver of the observed traffic growth remained the Pan-European low cost traffic segment.

Traffic variation by ANSP

Jan-Jun 2017 vs. Jan-Jun 2016


All ANSPs but Avinor showed a traffic increase in the first six month of 2017, compared to the same period in 2016.

Traffic variation at the top 30 airports in terms of traffic

Jan-Jun 2017 vs. Jan-Jun 2016
Amsterdam airport was the aiport with the highest number of commercial movements in the first six months in 2017.
The two Istanbul airports and Rome Fiumicino showed the highest decrease in traffic between January and June 2017.
The highest growth was observed for Brussels airport followed by Lisbon, Manchester, and Warsaw.