Network Operations Report - October 2019

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The October 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 September 2019.

Traffic in October 2019

31,678 flt/day

operated in the EUROCONTROL Network Manager area in October 2019.

0.3 %

traffic decrease compared to October 2018.

Traffic growth

2 States

adding more than 50 flights per day to the network.

4 airports

from our top 10 airports list registered positive traffic growth.

En-route ATFM delay

31,582

average en-route ATFM delay in min/day

18.6 %

decrease compared to October 2018

688 flt/day

with at least 15 min of en-route ATFCM delay

Average delay per flight

1.00 min/flt

average en-route ATFM delay per flight

0.35 min/flt

monthly delay guideline value.

1.71 min/flt

average YTD en-route ATFM delay per flight in 2019

0.55 min/flt

YTD delay guideline value

Airport delay

17,836

average airport delay in minutes per day

5.4 %

decrease compared to October 2018

Contributing factors

  • ATC capacity issues in Karlsruhe, Barcelona, Bremen, Madrid and Budapest ACCs;
  • High delay due to staffing in Marseille ACC;
  • Low visibility and strong winds impacted operations strongly at London/Heathrow and Amsterdam/Schiphol airports;
  • Airport capacity issues in conjunction with work on runway and taxiway at Amsterdam/Schiphol airports generated delays.

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

Files

Network Operations Report October 2019 - Overview
Network Operations Report October 2019 - Analysis