Avinor Group: air traffic in January 2019 in Norway
+3.5% compared to the same month of last year
The Avinor Group (Company that manages the airports in Norway) unveiled the results regarding the first month in 2019. Compared to January last year, passenger numbers at Avinor’s airports (Norway) increased by 3.5%, while aircraft movements continue to decrease. The total number of passengers via Avinor’s airports in January, was 3.807.000.
Passenger numbers at Stavanger Airport grew by 4,9% compared to January 2018. Off-shore traffic contributed strongly to the increase.
The airports in Bergen, Oslo, Tromsø and Ålesund also experienced growth.
Aircraft movements decreased by 0.1%, indicating better capacity utilization on board the planes, which brings both positive economic effects for airlines and positive climate effects due to reduction of greenhouse gas emissions.
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