2016 traffic was historical : 139 016 passengers (+8%)
Caen is in the TOP 15 of the French airports
In June, a year before the planed calendar, the airport of Caen obtained the European certification from AESA (European agency for Aeronautical Security).
The society which runs the airport ensure now the control of the conformity of the infrastructure, the exploitation and the organization. This certification testify the commitment of a regional airport to apply the standards of the European aeronautical safety.
In October, "Caen la mer" the urban community has decided to choose the society of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Caen Normandy to insure the administration and the exploitation of the airport for the second time and for a period of five years.
The Caen-Lyon route with HOP! (3 fligths per day) has increased 3.1 %.
The Caen-London/Southend route with FLYBE (3 to 5 flights a week) has increased 23 % with 12 500 passengers
In March, the Caen-Bordeaux route was created by CHALAIR AVIATION (1 flight a day from Monday to Friday)
The Caen-Ajaccio route (4 flights a week from April to end of October) is a real success for the norman passengers with +20 %
The number of passengers, once a week, for the routes to Nice in the south of France and Figari in Corsica with HOP! company are stable.
There are many reasons to use one of France’s most dynamic and streamlined regional airports. Here are just some of the main reasons summarized for you: