Select Committee on Environment, Transport and Regional Affairs Appendices to the Minutes of Evidence


APPENDIX

PASSENGER CHARACTERISTICS—1997-98

Areas of Ground Origin in Great Britain—Heathrow and Gatwick Airports—percentage of traffic

South
East
South
West
AngliaEast
Midlands
West
Midlands
WalesNorth
West
York/
Humb-
erside
Northern ScotlandNorthern
Ireland

Heathrow Airport83.35.9 2.12.42.6 1.40.81.0 0.30.30.0
Gatwick Airport81.36.5 3.72.21.9 1.70.81.0 0.50.30.0

Total Terminal passengers—Heathrow Airport




1979-801988-89 1989-901990-911991-92 1992-931993-941994-95 1995-961996-971997-98

Total28,543,30038,058,100 40,315,90041,217,200 42,045,10045,569,10048,427,400 52,066,10054,818,300 56,127,50058,135,900
% Change7.46.8 5.92.22.0 8.46.37.5 5.32.43.6
Domestic4,283,8006,956,000 7,254,1007,105,6006,812,500 6,707,6006,781,0007,181,400 7,362,6007,423,9007,220,600
International24,259,500 31,102,10033,061,80034,111,600 35,232,60038,861,500 41,646,40044,884,70047,455,700 48,703,60050,915,300
Transit366,400322,900 296,100290,800258,100 280,500318,500359,000 327,700319,500340,100

Average Terminal Passengers per Aircraft—Heathrow Airport
117.5 117.1116.3114.4 119.2123.2127.0 131.3132.6135.7
AIRCRAFT MOVEMENTS—10 year record—Heathrow Airport




Total Air Transport Movements 330,400351,300361,200 373,900388,100397,200 423,500421,000427,000 431,900
Percentage Change6.4 6.32.83.5 3.82.34.1 1.81.41.1
General Aviation18,100 17,20015,70015,800 15,30012,40011,200 10,8008,4006,900




 
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