Published on: 17 October 2018
In September of this year, 6.4 million passengers flew from, to or via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, meaning the number of passenger flights remained almost unchanged compared with the same period last year. As a result of an increase in average aircraft size (three more seats per air transport movement), the number of passengers transported grew by 2.2% compared to September 2017.
The load factor was 86.9%, a fall of 0.2% compared to last year. The number of transfer passengers increased by 2.7%, whereas the number of passengers departing from or arriving at Schiphol increased by 1.9%