The football World Cup was good for Moscow's Sheremetyevo International Airport which handled 11% more passengers and 16% more aircraft movements over the last month than it did during the corresponding period a year ago.
A record 21.7 million passengers (+3%) passed through Munich Airport in the first six months of the 2018.
Traffic levels at Europe's airports continues to rise, passenger numbers growing by an average of 6.1% in May compared with the same month a year ago.
London Stansted has been named in the top five of European airports registering the highest growth in direct flight connectivity over the past five years.
An influx of tourists drawn to London by the recent Royal Wedding ensured that Heathrow enjoyed its busiest ever May, handling a record 6.7 million passengers (+3.1%) during the month.
London City Airport today revealed that it has just its experienced its busiest ever Bank Holiday weekend with 45,000 passengers passing through the gateway between May 25th and the 28th.
New long-haul flights – both domestic and international – combined with strong demand led to a 6% rise in passenger numbers at Oakland International Airport’s (OAK) this March.
London's Heathrow Airport experienced its busiest ever day for departures on March 30 when 136,000 passengers flew out of the UK hub.
ACI today confirmed that Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta (ATL) and Hong Kong (HKG) were the world's busiest passenger and cargo airports respectively in 2017.
Hamburg Airport today described 2017 as a "demanding and successful year", characterised by a healthy commercial result and strong passenger growth.