487,626 passengers in all passed through Leipzig/Halle and Dresden Airports during September.
This represents growth of 7.3 percent in comparison with the same month in the previous year.
The number of aircraft movements rose by 9.2 percent to a figure of 9,837 take-offs and landings.
The number of passengers passing through the two airports between January and September was 3,283,668 – a rise of 5.4 percent compared to the previous year. Aircraft movements increased by 11.5 percent to 82,651.
The number of passengers at Leipzig/Halle Airport in September rose by 8.2 percent compared to the same month in 2017; the figure this year was 298,706.
The number of travellers passing through the airport so far in 2018 was 1,967,505; this represents an increase of 8.1 percent over the same period in the previous year.