Passenger movements at Bergamo Airport recorded a significant increase in the month of April, continuing the positive trend for the first quarter of this year. The effect of high load factors brought about a month-on-month rise of 10% on April 2008, with a total of 599,712 passengers, compared with 545,683 one year ago. In the first four months of the year the two million threshold was exceeded for the first time (2,025,005), corresponding to an increase of 3.2% on the January-April 2008 period.

Conversely, negative data persists on the air freight front in connection with courier activity, which in April registered a fall of 32.2% compared with the corresponding month last year, from 11,568 to 7,848 tons. In the first four months of 2009 31,745 tons were transported – 28.9% less than the period from January to April 2008.
Orio al Serio, 11th May 2009

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