14-Dec-2011 3:18 PM

Abu Dhabi Airports Company reports 17.2% increase in Oct-2011 traffic; 11% freight growth

UAE's Abu Dhabi Airports Company handled 1.1 million passengers, a 17.2% year-on-year increase in traffic at Abu Dhabi International Airport in Oct-2011. The airport has exceeded the one million passenger mark for the fourth consecutive months in 2011, a new record for the airport.  Double digit growth was also recorded in cargo movements, with a 11% year-on-year increase in cargo volumes in the month, driven by increased cargo volumes at Etihad Airways. [more - original PR]