Growth for Munich Airport

Growth for Munich Airport

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.