Abu Dhabi sees 12.6% increase in Feb cargo

Abu Dhabi Airports announced that cargo activity rose 12.6 per cent in February compared to the same month last year, comprising 64,067 tonnes handled at the airport’s three terminals.


Abu Dhabi sees 12.6% increase in Feb cargo


Abu Dhabi Airports announced that cargo activity rose 12.6 per cent in February compared to the same month last year, comprising 64,067 tonnes handled at the airport’s three terminals. Passenger traffic at Abu Dhabi International Airport increased by 21.5 per cent in February 2015 with a total of 1.72 million passengers passing through the airport during the month, compared with 1,41 million a year earlier. There were 12,852 aircraft movements in February 2015, which was a 15 per cent increase over February 2014.

In February 2015, the top five routes from Abu Dhabi International Airport were Bangkok, London Heathrow, Manila, Doha and Jeddah, with these top five routes accounting for 16 per cent of all traffic for the month.