Network Operations Report - August 2019

Monthly Network Operations Report - cover

The August edition our Network Operations Report is out.

This monthly publication by the EUROCONTROL Network Manager gives an overview and in-depth analysis of the performance of the European ATM network. Here’s a quick look at how the network performed in August 2019.

Traffic in August 2019

34,892 flt/day

operated in the EUROCONTROL Network Manager area in August 2019

0.5 %

traffic increase compared to August 2018

Traffic growth

7 States

Turkey, Italy, France, Spain, Morocco, Austria and Ukraine adding more than 50 flights per day to the network.

7 airports

Milano/Malpensa, Antalya, Vienna, Tel Aviv/Ben Gurion and Budapest airports had positive traffic growth.

3 AOs

had more flights compared to August 2018.

En-route ATFM delay

94,138

average en-route ATFM delay in min/day

5.5 %

decrease compared to August 2018

2,325 flt/day

with at least 15 min of en-route ATFCM delay

Average delay per flight

2.70 min/flt

average en-route ATFM delay per flight

0.83 min/flt

monthly delay guideline value for average

1.79 min/flt

average YTD en-route ATFM delay per flight in 2019

0.57 min/flt

delay guideline value for average

Airport delay

23,620

average airport delay in minutes per flight

1.2 %

increase compared to August 2018

Contributing factors

  • Convective activity in Vienna, Marseille and Karlsruhe ACCs;
  • Capacity/staffing in Marseille, Karlsruhe, Vienna and Budapest ACCs;
  • High delays at Athens airport despite an overall increase in ATC Capacity in both Airport and TMA to meet the demand.

For a deeper dive in how the network performed in August 2019, download our report’s overview and analysis.

Files

Network Operations Report August 2019 - Overview
Network Operations Report August 2019 - Analysis