Abu Dhabi posts 16.6% rise in April cargo

Abu Dhabi Airports has reported a 16.6per cent jump in cargo handling to 60,059tonnes in April, compared to 51,511tonnes in the same month of 2013.


Abu Dhabi posts 16.6% rise in April cargo


Abu Dhabi Airports has reported a 16.6per cent jump in cargo handling to 60,059tonnes in April, compared to 51,511tonnes in the same month of 2013. Theairport also recorded a 22.5 per centincrease in passenger traffic during April2014 to 1.62 million passengers. Aircraftmovements increased to 12,420 in April2014, recording 16.4 per cent growthwhen compared with 10,673 movementslogged in April 2013. The top five routesfrom Abu Dhabi International Airportduring April were Bangkok, Manila,London Heathrow, Doha, and Jeddah.