Aviation; monthly figures of Dutch airports

Aviation; monthly figures of Dutch airports

Airports Periods Aircraft movements Cross-country flights (number) Aircraft movements Local flights (number) Commercial air traffic Flights All flights Total flights (number) Commercial air traffic Flights All flights Scheduled (number) Commercial air traffic Passengers Total passengers Total passengers (number) Commercial air traffic Cargo Total cargo Total cargo (ton) Commercial air traffic Mail Total mail Total mail (ton)
Total Dutch airports 2020 December* 19,070 3,243 17,325 16,271 1,306,018 146,441 1,837
Total Dutch airports 2021 January* 17,466 2,134 15,907 15,129 909,617 140,859 1,403
Total Dutch airports 2021 February* 12,995 3,003 11,528 10,735 519,827 137,288 1,109
Total Dutch airports 2021 March* 15,789 9,371 13,228 12,287 676,647 165,377 1,379
Total Dutch airports 2021 April* 17,967 8,954 14,891 14,062 817,876 152,164 1,258
Total Dutch airports 2021 May* 20,237 8,649 16,987 16,267 1,169,673 158,164 1,223
Total Dutch airports 2021 June* 25,536 9,299 21,701 20,885 1,870,330 145,582 1,128
Total Dutch airports 2021 July* 37,718 7,338 33,916 32,642 3,515,159 138,789 978
Total Dutch airports 2021 August* 40,922 8,740 37,282 36,045 4,479,180 140,198 1,049
Total Dutch airports 2021 September* 39,712 8,785 35,262 34,040 4,013,477 144,584 1,002
Total Dutch airports 2021 October* 40,489 6,890 36,465 35,295 4,395,945 161,776 1,040
Total Dutch airports 2021 November* 35,131 6,510 32,026 31,023 3,492,940 156,617 943
Source: CBS.
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Table description


Data on flight movements, passengers, cargo and mail at Dutch airports.

Summary of the contents of the EU figure in this publication:
The composition of the European Union (EU-15) until 2004: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, The Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and United Kingdom.
In 2005 the European Union (EU-25) expanded with: Cyprus, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia.
In 2007 Bulgaria and Romania have been added (EU-27).
In 2014 Croatia was added (EU-28).
As of February 2020 the United Kingdom has left the European Union.

Data available from:
Annual figures available from 1997; monthly figures available from January 1999.

Status of the figures:
The figures are final up to and including 2019, the figures from January 2020 and for the current year are provisional.

As of 21 August 2020 the figures for Maastricht Aachen Airport have been adjusted for the reporting period 2018 and 2019 as a result of later information. Also the total figures of 2018 and 2019 have been adjusted accordingly.

Up to and including December 2020 the figures of EU countries include data for the UK. This to guarantee the comparability of the data. As of January 2021 data for the UK are included in the figures of "other Europe".

Changes as of 24 December 2021:
The figures for November 2021 have been added.

When will figures become available?
New monthly figures are typically 1 month after the reporting period (calendar month) published.

Description topics

Aircraft movements
Take-offs and landings:
Information concerning take-offs and landings is based on the so-called
'airport records' dispatched monthly to Statistics Netherlands by civil
airport authorities.
The number of aircraft movements is the sum of all take-offs and
landings together.
Cross-country flights
The number of take-offs and landings in the category 'cross-country
flights'; a cross-country flight takes off at one airport and lands at
another.
Local flights
The number of take-offs and landings in the category 'local flights';
a local flight takes off and lands at the same airport.
Commercial air traffic
Commercial air traffic:
All commercial air traffic by airlines transporting passengers, cargo and
mail for remuneration and for hire. Such flights can be classified as
follows:
- Scheduled flights:
Commercial cross-country flights along fixed routes and according to fixed
timetables.
- Non-scheduled flights:
Basically irregular commercial cross-country flights, e.g. charter
flights; taxi flights however are excluded.
Flights
The total of all arrivals and departures in commercial air traffic.
Flights can be classified as follows:
- Scheduled flights:
Commercial cross-country flights along fixed routes and according to fixed
timetables.
- Non-scheduled flights:
Basically irregular commercial cross-country flights, e.g. charter
flights; taxi flights however are excluded.
All flights
All arrivals and departures of airlines in commercial air traffic.
Total flights
Scheduled
Passengers
Transport of passengers in commercial air traffic. Also included are
persons employed by airlines and passengers travelling on free tickets.
Transit passengers (arriving and departing on the same aircraft) and
passengers on taxi flights are not included.
Total passengers
The total number of passengers arriving and departing in commercial
air traffic.
Total passengers
Cargo
Transport of cargo in commercial air traffic, excluding mail and luggage.
Total cargo
The total weight of cargo in commercial air traffic, loaded and unloaded
at Dutch airports.
Total cargo
Mail
The total weight of mail in commercial air traffic, loaded and unloaded
at Dutch airports.
Total mail
The total weight of mail in commercial air traffic, loaded and unloaded
at Dutch airports.
Total mail