The Airport Coordinator is responsible for the coordination (binding slot allocation) and schedule facilitation of all inbound and outbound flights according to Instrument Flight Rules (IFR) operating to 16 German international airports at the moment. The aim is to use the capacity available to an optimum. In addition to the scheduled and charter traffic, the coordination duties of the Airport Coordinator also include the coordination of general aviation flights, business flights, private flights and military flights. In 2012 the Airport Coordinator’s team coordinated 2.1 million inbound and outbound flights to German airports. 2,008,348 of these flight movements were attributed to scheduled and charter traffic and 118,117 to general aviation.