Munich Airport showed substantial growth in 2017, with new traffic records in several categories.
The airport’s passenger traffic increased by 2.3 million to a new high of 44.6 million. This was a 5.5% gain over the 2016 figure.
The airport also saw a strong surge in take-offs and landings, with an increase of more than 10,000 to approximately 405,000 – a gain of 2.6%.
Another record has been recorded by the airfreight segment, which achieved a total turnover of around 379,000 tons in 2017 – a 7% gain over the previous year.
Munich also expanded its global route network, with 266 destinations – nine more than in 2016.
The number of airlines offering scheduled services in Munich also increased by two to 102.