- An increase of 230% over a typical week in February.

- Sales in the commercial area increased by 48%.

- The Air Rooms Business Center recorded 70% occupancy.

Barcelona-El Prat Airport operated 333 private flights because of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016, held this week at the Fira de Barcelona. This figure represents an increase of 230% compared to a normal week in February.

Much of this aviation was operated with larger aircraft such as the Bombardier BD-700 Global Express and Gulfstream, with 13% of operations originating from US airports. The most used aircraft were the models Cessna and Dassault Falcon (49%), mainly from Europe: the UK, Switzerland, France and Germany. Domestic corporate aviation and business flights represented 9%.


Source: aena.es/ 2015-02-25

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