Passenger growth at Abu Dhabi airport
Abu Dhabi International Airport welcomed 2.1 million passengers last month, an increase of 5 per cent over September 2015. Since the beginning of the year, passenger traffic at AUH has grown 6 per cent over the same period last year, with 18,528,723 passengers until September 30. There were 352,067 departures in total, a 10.1 per cent increase over September 2015. According to the Trade-Arabia News Service website, passenger traffic to India grew by 10 per cent, maintaining that country’s position as top destination, with 355,328 passengers carried throughout September.