21 FEBRUARY 2011

YOUR WORDS


Readers are invited to add their comments to any story. Click on the article to see and add.

BTN DISTRIBUTION

BTN also goes out by email every Sunday night at midnight (UK time). To view this edition click here.

Index

Email this Page
Bookmark

The Business Travel News
PO Box 758
Edgware HA8 4QF
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 8952 8383
info@btnews.co.uk
© 2020 Business Travel News Ltd.

Article from BTNews 21 FEBRUARY 2011

CAA published 2010 airport statistics

In 2010 the UK’s 57 scheduled service airports moved 214m people, a drop of 3.4%.  Heathrow with 66m passengers virtually held its own against the previous year, the only one of the major operations to do so.  The CAA figures were published last Friday. In 2007 the record figure was 240m.

Of the significant regional operations of interest to business travellers George Best at Belfast was the only airport to increase business with numbers up by 4.5% to 2.7m nearly the same as London City, which was down only 0.6%.  Belfast International again was a major loser with 4m passengers passing through, down 11.6%.  In 2007 5.3m used the airport.

Gatwick was down 3.1% to 31.3m (but still the world’s busiest single runway airport), Stansted -7% at 18.5m, Manchester -4.2% at 17.6m and Luton (8.73m), Edinburgh (8.59m), Birmingham (8.56m), all down and jockeying for position. www.caa.co.uk

Index/Home page
 

OUR READERS' FINEST WORDS (All times and dates are GMT)

All comments are filtered to exclude any excesses but the Editor does not have to agree with what is being said. 100 words maximum


No one has commented yet, why don't you start the ball rolling?


Add your comment

First Name
Surname
Email Address
Company (Not obligatory)
Country/City
Comment
- You must be a registered subscriber using the email address entered to submit a comment, or you will be sent a confirmation email before your comment will appear.
- Your comment will be checked before appearing, which may take several working hours.
www.btnews.co.uk