This video displays every plane as a yellow dot, highlighting the world’s air traffic during a 24-hour period.
Every day 93,000 flights are starting from approx. 9,000 airports. At all times there are between 8,000 and 13,000 airplanes in the air.
Passengers travel constantly for business, pleasure or commute.
Airlines adjust the number of flights they schedule based on the number of passengers.
Vienna International Airport - Facts & Figures in 2012
Total number of Passengers 22,165,733
Global air traffic will hit 3.6 billion in four years,that’s about 800 million more than the 2.8 billion passengers carried by airlines in 2011.