Articles Tagged ‘German airport trends’
Traffic has grown solidly at most of Germany’s major airports in 2007, with one exception. Munich has maintained strong growth throughout the year but Berlin’s airport system has had a good second half of the year. Among smaller airports Bremen has benefited hugely from Ryanair in 2007. But what happened to Hahn in November?
Germany’s domestic market has been gathering momentum all year and after a sluggish start has now achieved almost 15% growth in October. Which other European domestic markets are looking healthy and which are suffering? Why is the UK having such a bad year?
Is Munich still the fastest growing of the Top 8 major German airports? Which airport has moved from negative growth to positive growth in the last two months? And which of the second tier airports is now growing at more than 20% for the year-to-date? Might it have anything to do with Ryanair by any chance? That would be telling.
The German market has seen major changes this year with consolidation, alliances and rebranding among the airlines. Which of the major airports are gaining and which are losing out? Which of the smaller regional airports are benefiting from LCCs?