Dubai passenger traffic reaches record 40.5 million in H1
07 August, 2016
Dubai International’s (DXB) passenger traffic reached a record 40.5 million passengers in the first half of 2016 according to the traffic report issued today by operator Dubai Airports. According to the report, DXB handled a total of 40,506,456 passengers during the first half, up 5.8% compared to the corresponding period in 2015 when the airport welcomed 38,299,288 passengers. In the first half of the year, the top five country destinations in terms of total passenger volumes were India (5,677,188), Saudi Arabia (3,213,868), the UK (2,850,437), Pakistan (2,134,012) and the US (1,626,032).