Abu Dhabi Airports recently announced that passenger traffic at Abu Dhabi International Airport (ADIA) increased by 20.7% in January 2015.
A total of 1,887,631 passengers passed through ADIA, compared with 1,564,266 in January 2014.
There were 14,128 aircraft movements in January 2015, which was an 18% increase over January 2014’s figure of 11,972.
Eng Ahmad Al Haddabi, chief operations officer at Abu Dhabi Airports said: “Air traffic and passenger movement continue to present a strong growth trend as forecasted for 2015 for Abu Dhabi, and the UAE and the region at large. This eager drive will continue as an interim expansion program until we start welcoming our travelers through the Midfield terminal.”
In January 2015, the top five routes from Abu Dhabi International Airport were Bangkok, London, Doha, Manila and Jeddah. The top five routes accounted for 16% of all traffic last month.