COVID-19 Impact on EUROCONTROL Airports - Madrid

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The latest in EUROCONTROL’s series of briefings on the impact of COVID-19 on Europe’s top airports focuses on Madrid Airport.

The briefing (available for download below) provides key facts and graphics and is one of a series covering the impact of the crisis on major European airports.

It includes a specific airport-level traffic composition overview, which shows that traffic is much higher than in 2020 (+158%) but still has to go up by 41% to get to 2019 levels.

More information on the recent forecasts produced by EUROCONTROL can be found here.

The briefing includes also information on:

  • Total flights lost since 1 March 2020: 400,676 flights;
  • Current flight status: 748 daily flights or -41% vs 2019 (7-day average);
  • Current ranking: 5th;
  • Busiest airline: Iberia with 270 average daily flights1 (-32% vs. 2019);
  • Busiest destination country: Spain with 154 average daily flights (-26% vs. 2019);
  • Busiest destination airport: Palma de Mallorca with 18 average daily flights (-19% vs. 2019);
  • Mostly international traffic (-42% vs 2019) with traditional scheduled airlines.


COVID-19 Impact on EUROCONTROL Airports - Madrid