Our data

We gather and share a wide range of data to give our stakeholders a complete picture of European aviation performance and to empower their informed decisions for the future.

Our data

Top stats

May & Jan to May 2019

% change over same period in 2018

Flights
  May Year to date
Total network traffic 0.99 million 4.27 million
Average per day and change 31,834 1.1% 28,297 1.9%
Delays
  May Year to date
Average delay on arrival (all causes, per flight) 11.9mins 25.9% 11.0mins 11.3%
Av. arrival punctuality (all causes) 77.9% 2.4% 80.0% 1.8%
 
Av. ATFM delay (en-route) per flight 1.77mins 32.0% 0.95mins 9.3%
Av. ATFM delay (airport) per flight 0.62mins 5.4% 0.55mins 10.6%
Av. ATFM delay (total) per flight 2.39mins 25.2% 1.50mins 3.0%
Charges
  May Year to date
En-route charges €699 million 3.25% €2.98 billion 1.78%
Environment
  May Year to date
C02 generated (million tons) 18.4 2.3% 80.0 3.6%

Top 10 delay locations for January to May 2019

En-Route ATFM delays

Airport ATFM delays

Airline reported primary delays (on departure)

Totals (average delay per flight)

  Jan - May 2018 Jan - May 2019
Primary 7.1 6.7
Reactionary 5.8 4.6
Total 12.9 11.3

NB. reactionary delays are typically generated as a result of primary delays

Route charges

Top 10 airlines

Jan - May 2019 Route charges in M€
Ryanair 268.5
easyJet 171.8
Lufthansa 153.1
British Airways 127.6
Turkish Airlines 114.9
Air France 106.7
Emirates 86.5
Norwegian Group 80.7
Qatar Airways 76.5
KLM 73.4

Top 10 charging zones

Jan - May 2019 Route charges in M€
France 501.9
Germany 373.6
United Kingdom 282.9
Italy 268.9
Continental Spain 264.8
Turkey 156.5
Austria 85.1
Sweden 78.2
Netherlands 75.0
Poland 72.3

Portals to our data

We provide a wealth of data and statistics on the network, its current operation, past performance and estimation of what may be to come through our statistics, forecasts and analyses. These dashboards provide such information publicly or upon registration to States, operational stakeholders and industry partners.

ATFM STATS

Air traffic flow management statistics dashboard

NMIR

Network Manager interactive reporting dashboard

Pan-European air navigation services performance data portal

NOP

Network operations portal

PRISMIL

Pan-European repository of information supporting civil-military performance monitoring

CID

All-causes delay analysis interactive dashboard

NMIR

Network Manager interactive reporting dashboard

ATFM STATS

Air traffic flow management statistics dashboard

SID

STATFOR interactive dashboard

SID

STATFOR interactive dashboard

ATFM STATS

Air traffic flow management statistics dashboard

Pan-European air navigation services performance data portal

NMIR

Network Manager interactive reporting dashboard

ATFM STATS

Air traffic flow management statistics dashboard

NMIR

Network Manager interactive reporting dashboard

ACE

Air traffic management cost-effectiveness dashboard

Pan-European air navigation services performance data portal

SID

STATFOR interactive dashboard

En-route service units dashboard

Pan-European air navigation services performance data portal

ETS-SF

European Union emissions trading system support facility

SET

Small emitters tool

CEM Online

Collaborative environment management online

Key reports

Think paper

Fuel tankering in European skies

Our new ad hoc EUROCONTROL Aviation Intelligence Unit (AIU) paper assesses the economic and environmental impacts of “fuel tankering” – aircraft carrying more fuel than required for a one-way flight to reduce or avoid refuelling at the destination airport.

Analysis

Performance Review Report

An assessment of Europe's air traffic management during the calendar year 2018 focusing on safety, capacity, cost-effectiveness and environmental impact.

The cover of the Performance review report (PRR) 2018
Benchmarking

U.S./Europe comparison of air traffic management-related operational performance for 2017

This document is a joint publication of the Air Traffic Organization System Operations Services of the FAA and EUROCONTROL on behalf of the European Union in the interest of the exchange of information.

US Europe comparison operational performance 2017
Trends

Industry Monitor

The Industry Monitor is a regular briefing for EUROCONTROL Member States and associated organisations on the air transport and related industries.

Forecasting

Challenges of Growth: European aviation in 2040

The report aims to provide decision-makers with the best-achievable set of information to support long-term planning decisions for aviation in Europe, with a particular focus on the capacity of the air transport network.

Challenges of growth - European aviation in 2040 - summary report
Trends

European Aviation Environmental Report 2019

This second European Aviation Environmental Report (EAER) provides an updated assessment of the environmental performance of the aviation sector published in the first report of 2016. 

European Aviation Environmental Report 2019