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

July & Jan to July 2019

% change over same period in 2018

Flights
  July Year to date
Total network traffic 1.09 million 6.41 million
Average per day and change 35,282  0.9% 30,216  1.7%
Delays
  July Year to date
Average delay on arrival (all causes, per flight) 16.0mins 16.7% 12.4mins 13.9%
Av. arrival punctuality (all causes) 70.2% 2.8% 77.2% 2.3%
 
Av. ATFM delay (en-route) per flight 3.20mins 17.3% 1.64mins 13.4%
Av. ATFM delay (airport) per flight 0.82mins 13.4% 0.63mins 11.3%
Av. ATFM delay (total) per flight 4.02mins 12.5% 2.27 mins 7.7%
Charges
  July Year to date
En-route charges €803 million 3.07% €4.53 billion 2.08%
Environment
  July Year to date
C02 generated (million tonnes) 20.7  2.2% 120.2  3.3%

Main changes in European flights

Top 10 delay locations for January to July 2019

En-Route ATFM delays

Airport ATFM delays

Airline reported primary delays (on departure)

Totals (average delay per flight)

  Jan - Jul 2018 Jan - Jul 2019
Primary 8.3 7.3
Reactionary 6.9 5.6
Total 15.2 12.9

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

Route charges

Top 10 airlines

Jan - July 2019 Route charges in M€
Ryanair 401.4
easyJet 260.3
Lufthansa 222.4
British Airways 186.6
Turkish Airlines 167.2
Air France 154.4
Emirates 125.8
Norwegian Group 119.9
TUI Group 117.9
Qatar Airways 108.5

Top 10 charging zones

Jan - July 2019 Route charges in M€
France 765.9
Germany 554.0
Italy 438.1
United Kingdom 425.0
Continental Spain 401.1
Turkey 228.3
Austria 128.3
Poland 113.4
Sweden 112.3
Netherlands 110.3

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

Service units 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

Service units dashboard

SID

STATFOR interactive dashboard

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

Air traffic flow management (ATFM) regulations

Our new ad hoc EUROCONTROL Aviation Intelligence Unit (AIU) paper looks at flow management regulations, an unpopular, but effective mechanism for making the network safer and more efficient.

Analysis

Network Operations Report - July 2019

Traffic in July 2019 increased by 0.9% compared to July 2018 and was aligned with the low forecast published in February 2019.

Monthly Network Operations Report - cover
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
Trends

Industry Monitor

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

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
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