Dubai Airport Traffic Rises as World’s Throughput Goes Down
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Dubai Airport Traffic Rises as World’s Throughput Goes Down

23 Apr 2009

Despite the global economic downturn, passenger traffic at Dubai International Airport was more than 9.5 million in the first quarter of 2009, registering an increase of 2% as compared to 2008. The increase comes as worldwide passenger traffic witnesses a double-digit fall. D

Despite the global economic downturn, passenger traffic at Dubai International Airport was more than 9.5 million in the first quarter of 2009, registering an increase of 2% as compared to 2008.

The increase comes as worldwide passenger traffic witnesses a double-digit fall.

Dubai Airport has become the only airport to show positive growth among the world’s top ten busiest airports in terms of international passenger volumes.

Cargo traffic has shown a marginal increase during the first quarter of 2009.