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Forecast Update 2022-2028

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Forecast Update 2022-2028

IFA Comment – Makes interesting reading. All looks relatively flat for next 7 years

European Flight Movement and Service Units
After COVID-19, Russian invasion of Ukraine and Europe’s energy crisis.


The October 2022 forecast takes into account the following updated inputs:

Traffic trends up to August 2022:

Airlines, airports and States are recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic. Strong summer in most of the European States but the network is still impacted by the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Economic growth:

Latest revision of the economic forecast (Oxford Economics, August 2022 release).


No return to “normal” routing (prior closure of Ukrainian and Russian airspaces) by the end of the seven-year horizon.


Three scenarios accounting for the impact of the war in Ukraine, the pressure on energy prices and the COVID-19 recovery.

Link here to view the full Forecast Update

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