Dusseldorf International said 2010 was its "best traffic year ever" as it increased passenger throughput on the prior year by 6.7% and aircraft movement 0.6% despite multiple adverse circumstances including one of the worst winters in recent history, the Icelandic volcano-ash disruptions and several European ATC strikes. DUS handled 19 million passengers last year and had 206,500 aircraft movements. According to management, the main reasons behind the strong growth include the ...

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