No relief for Croatian airportsCroatian airports continue to record decreased passenger numbers for a second consecutive month in 2010. In February 2010, Rijeka Airport recorded the greatest passenger decline when compared to the same month last year, while Osijek reported the greatest increase with growth of 8.1%.
Croatia’s largest airport, Zagreb, saw passenger numbers slide by 7.5%, handling a total of 113.042 passengers. Rijeka’s numbers were slashed from 88 passengers in February 2009 to only 26 in February 2010, thus recording a 70% decline. Underperforming as well was Pula whose passenger numbers fell by 36%. Split handled 20.387 passengers, a decline of 16%. Zadar and Dubrovnik also reported a decrease in numbers.
The only Croatian airport which managed to report growth in February was Osijek with 80 passengers, an 8.1% increase. So far in 2010, Rijeka and Osijek are the only 2 Croatian airports seeing passenger numbers rise compared to last year.Below you can view February’s 2010 results for Croatian airports:
|Airport||Passengers FEB 2010||Passengers FEB 2009||Change (%)|