The Passenger Traffic, Cargo and the Number of Aircraft Movements Recorded at Cluj Avram Iancu International Airport in the First Quarter of 2017

Passenger traffic on Cluj Avram Iancu International Airport increased in the first quarter of 2017 by almost 60% over, compared with the same period of 2016. Thus, in January, February and March 2017 there were registered 516.953 passengers, compared with 324.096 passengers in Q1 2016.




Also, a significant rise is recorded in aircraft’s movements. In the first quarter of 2017, there were 5.615 airplanes that tookoff or landed, 55% more than the same period of 2016.





The highest increase is recorded by the cargo transport. Data shows an increase by 79%.




It is estimated that in 2017 the passenger traffic will be between 2,7 and 3 million passengers.

Cluj Airport is the second one in the country, regarding the number of passengers embarked/disembarked, after Bucharest “Henri Coandă” International Airport.