Passenger Traffic Rises 9.2% at Abu Dhabi Airport

26 August 2010 (Last Updated August 26th, 2010 18:30)

Passenger traffic increased 9.2% to 1,008,228 at Abu Dhabi International Airport in UAE in July, compared with the same period in 2009. The airport's aircraft movement rose by 10.1%, while cargo traffic increased by 12.3% to 36,755t in July. Abu Dhabi Airport's passenger traff

Passenger traffic increased 9.2% to 1,008,228 at Abu Dhabi International Airport in UAE in July, compared with the same period in 2009.

The airport's aircraft movement rose by 10.1%, while cargo traffic increased by 12.3% to 36,755t in July.

Abu Dhabi Airport's passenger traffic increased 110% for the USA route, 47.8% for the Philippines route and 19% for the Germany route.

The top-five travel destinations from the airport were London, Bangkok, Cairo, Manila, and Doha, which together accounted for 19.1%.