Dubai Airport Passenger Traffic Up 9.5% In November

Year-to-date passengers totalled 60.4 million people, an increase of 15.3 per cent.



Passenger traffic through Dubai International Airport rose 9.5 per cent from a year earlier in November to 5.3 million people, airport authorities said on Monday.

Western Europe recorded the largest increase in total passenger numbers in November, followed by the Indian subcontinent, the Middle East, Australasia and Africa, Dubai Airports said in a statement.

Year-to-date passengers totalled 60.4 million people, an increase of 15.3 per cent.

Cargo volumes rose 11.6 per cent from a year earlier to 223,195 tonnes in November, and by 6.7 per cent to 2.2 million tonnes in the first 11 months of 2013.