Dubai Continues Strong Passenger Growth in 2010

22 March 2010 (Last Updated March 22nd, 2010 18:30)

Dubai International Airport experienced a 22.6% growth in passenger traffic during February 2010 compared with the same month last year. The airport handled a total of 3,640,323 passengers compared with 2,969,569 passengers in February 2009. The February results build on the

Dubai International Airport experienced a 22.6% growth in passenger traffic during February 2010 compared with the same month last year.

The airport handled a total of 3,640,323 passengers compared with 2,969,569 passengers in February 2009.

The February results build on the strong growth recorded at the airport in January, which was up 19.7% compared with the same period last year.

The airport also saw a 26.7% rise in cargo traffic during February, after handling 171,707t of freight, compared with the same period last year.