3-Oct-2011 11:33 AM

Abu Dhabi pax traffic up 14%

Abu Dhabi International Airport reports traffic rose 14% in Aug-2011. Traffic highlights included:

  • Passenger numbers: 1.1 million, +14%;
  • Cargo volume: 39,841 tonnes, +5%.

London, Jeddah, Doha, Bangkok, and Manila were the top five routes from Abu Dhabi in Aug-2011, generating 21% of the total passenger traffic. The top growth regions for the month were the Far East, Middle East and Europe with 37%, 25% and 22% year-on-year growth respectively.