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Thursday, April 09, 2009

The Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport reaches the 5th world rank in terms of passenger traffic

The Paris-Charles de Gaulle international airport accommodated in 2008 nearly 61 million passengers, that is to say an increase of + 1.6% compared to 2007.
950 million passengers have forwarded in this airport since his creation in 1974. Paris-Charles de Gaulle airport also has become the most dynamic economic pole of Paris Region in terms of job creation, with 90,000 direct jobs on the airport.
These good performances are explained by the competitive assets of the airport: the most powerful hub of Europe (Air France/KLM), an exceptional geographical location, a dynamic policy of investments carried out by Aéroports de Paris, etc.

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Photos credits : Aéroports de Paris

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