Passenger traffic at DWC surges 95.4% in the first half
22 August, 2016
Passenger traffic at Dubai’s second airport, Dubai World Central (DWC), continued the upward trend in the first half of the year, surging more than 95 per cent, according to a traffic report issued by operator Dubai Airports. Passenger traffic for the first six months of the year totalled 410,278, up 95.4 per cent compared to 209,989 passengers recorded during the corresponding period in 2015. Passenger traffic at DWC is mainly driven by flydubai, one of Dubai’s two flagship carriers which, in addition to its operations at Dubai International’s Terminal 2, operates 35 weekly flights to five destinations from DWC. The airline will increase its weekly flights from DWC for the upcoming winter schedule.