abudhabi-airportAbu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) welcomed 1.9 million passengers in October. More than twenty million passengers have passed through the airport so far this year.

  • Total passengers numbered 1,903,556 in October 2016.
  • The total number of travelers between January 1 and October 31 reached 20,432,279 — an increase of 5.4% on the 19,393,074 for the same period in 2015.
  • Passenger traffic to and from Bombay, India, saw a 19% increase on the 52,604 passengers in October 2015, totaling 62,415 this month. 
  • The number of passengers traveling to Doha from AUH increased by 8% from 55,209 in October last year, to 59,535 in October this year. 
  • London, Bangkok and Bombay were the top three passenger destinations for October.

October Traffic Summary:

Traffic October        Year to date                        
  This Year Last Year % Var This Year Last Year % Var
Total Passengers 1,903,556 1,920,011 -0.9% 20,432,279 19,393,074 1.9%

5,4%

Total Aircraft Movements 14,763 14,569 1.3% 143,310 144,272  -0.7%
Cargo (metric tons) 73,649 69,005 6.7% 662,549 690,196  -4.0%