A Matter of Time: Air Traffic Delay in Europe

3 September 2007

This issue of Trends seeks to explain the meaning of delay, to explain how delay behaves, to understand causes and categories. In brief, the document seeks to educate the reader in the nature of delay.

It was prepared in cooperation with the Association of European Airlines (AEA) and the International Air Carrier Association (IACA).

The Trends in Air Traffic series

Drawing on the trends it finds in EUROCONTROL's archives, the Trends in Air Traffic series aims at giving an insight into some specific aspects of European aviation. The aim of these reports is to help stakeholders, and ourselves, to understand better the traffic trends that we see.

Trends in Air Traffic - Volume 2