Barcelona El Prat Airport reported (13-Nov-2017) traffic highlights for Oct-2017:
Barcelona Activa will be present, for the third year in a row, in the Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC), a major international event about smart cities, which will take place in the Barcelona Trade Fair between 14th and 16th November.
Since 2005, the airport of Prat has gone from having 17 intercontinental routes to 44, with an especially important jump over the past two years, in which fifteen new routes without stopovers have been incorporated, according to data collected by the Air Route Development Committee of Barcelona (CDRA).
Norwegian’s recently launched subsidiary in Argentina has been granted concessions to operate more than 150 routes from the country.
El Prat Airport has taken its place among the top 20 cargo airports following a growth trend in the last three years that has led it to grow from 100,000 tons of cargo in 2014 to the 150,000 tons planned for this year.