Dubai Tourism

Dubai International registers record 6.6 million passengers in August 2014

News   •   Sep 22, 2014 09:02 GMT

DUBAI AIRPORTS: Passenger traffic at Dubai International bounced back from a three-month slump resulting from a major runway upgrade project which concluded on 20 July, to register a record 6.6 million passengers in August 2014. The monthly passenger traffic at Dubai International reached 6,648,058, up 10.8 percent compared to 5,999,375 recorded in the corresponding month in 2013. The year to date passenger traffic as at the end of August totalled 46,479,919, an increase of 5.7 percent compared to the 43,971,839 passengers recorded during the first eight months of 2013.