Top-KPI-Report-Covers-2011-2012-AirportsJune 17, 2013, Melbourne, Australia – The KPI Institute, the global authority on Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) research and education announces the launch of a new report in its 2011-2012 edition of its popular Top 25 series of reports. The series is based on research conducted through, which contains over 20,000 Key Performance Indicator examples, making it the world’s largest source of thoroughly documented KPIs.

Airports include all the facilities and the infrastructure necessary to operate the airline services and traffic. KPIs focus on airport infrastructure parameters such as landing and takeoff installation efficiency, aircraft maintenance quality and refueling, as well as accommodation for passengers and cargo capacity. The indicators also measure the airport activity, passenger transfers and boarding effectiveness, as well as traffic control and airport security.

The “Top 25 Airports KPIs of 2011-2012” report provides insights in the state of Airports KPIs performance measurement today by listing and analyzing the most visited KPIs on in 2011-2012. In addition to KPI names, the report contains a detailed description of each KPI, as documented in smartKPIs Premium.

Airports KPIs are reflective of Airports functions, and are grouped into subcategories, such as Passengers, Airport Traffic, Airport Revenues, Cost Optimization, Flights Timetable and International Compliance. From these subcategories, Passengers, Airport Traffic and Airport Revenues were the most popular of Airports, in 2011.

One of the most important benefits that this report brings is the international perspective on the most popular KPIs for Airports Management. Airports KPIs provide quantifiable measurements of factors determined to be important for Airports strategy successful implementation. The skill in applying KPIs is in the selection of the optimum number and appropriateness of KPIs. The top 5 Airports KPIs in this report are:

  1. $ Airline rental cost per gate
  2. % Airport activity
  3. # Baggage handling system stoppages per day
  4. $ Parking revenue per transaction
  5. $ Revenue per parking space

By discussing the use of KPIs today, presenting the best practice in documenting them and listing the most popular KPIs of 2011, the “Top 25 Airports KPIs of 2011-2012” report is a valuable resource in promoting the informed use of KPIs or refreshing the existing performance measurement and management practice in any organization.

According to Aurel Brudan, The KPI Institute’s CEO “The Top 25 Airports KPIs of 2011-2012 report is a synthesis of what is all about: it provides an overview of how Airports KPIs are used in practice today, by combining input from the online community with analysis and insights from our research team.”

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The KPI Institute is a research, publishing and educational provider specialized in developing better practice in the use of KPIs. It developed the KPI Management Framework and runs five main research programs, dedicated to performance management, the Balanced Scorecard, KPIs, analytics and organizational strategy. Over the last 8 years, The Institute assisted over 5,000 organizations in finding solutions to their KPI needs.

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