Athens International Airport top in Europe in transit traffic
According to Eurostat data, “Elefterios Venizelos” International Airport in Athens has recorded the highest passenger transit increase in Europe for 2015. The figures show that 19.1% more travellers passed through “Eleftherios Venizelos” last year, compared to 2014, with Luton and Dublin terminals coming in second and third with a +17% and +14.1% rise, respectively. The data shows that a total of over 42 million travellers used “Eleftherios Venizelos” in 2015, a 7.6% rise and higher than the EU 7.3% average. The Greek airport is 23rd in the rankings of the top European airports with the most passenger traffic for 2015, catering an aggregate of 10.09 million people in 2015. Britain, followed by Germany, Spain and France were the top airports regarding passenger traffic for 2015.
You may be interested
Schauble: No debt relief for Greece before end of programmakis - May 22, 2017
The Greek matter was on the agenda of talks between German Finance Minister Wolfgang Scuable and his newly-appointed French counterpart…
ExxonMobil & Total discuss offshore drilling opportunities in Greecemakis - May 22, 2017
Greece’s energy minister held talks on Friday with representatives of U.S. oil major ExxonMobil and France’s Total about gas exploration…