UAE: Over 15.9 million passengers used Abu Dhabi airports in 2022:report.
Story: Abu Dhabi; 09-02-2023;
A total of 15.9 million passengers used Abu Dhabi International, Al Ain International, Al Bateen Executive, Delma Island and Sir Bani Yas Island Airports – tripling the 5.26 million achieved in 2021, according to a report published by the Abu Dhabi Media Office on Thursday.
The authorities also claim that passenger traffic across Abu Dhabi's five airports has tripled in 2022 from the previous year, exceeding annual forecasts.
• The Abu Dhabi International Airport network has a growing number of 28 airlines, and as of December last year, it serves more than 100 destinations, across the globe.
Jamal Salem Al Dhaheri, Managing Director & CEO, Abu Dhabi Airports, said:
“2022 was a remarkable year for Abu Dhabi "in terms" of passenger traffic. He went on to say, It illustrates the emirate’s vast potential as an attractive destination to visit, live and work in.
Our recent airport infrastructure investments, sustained excellence across customer service, operations, and ongoing collaborations with key stakeholders and government organisations, including the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi, whom we work closely with to grow Abu Dhabi’s travel, tourism and business offering, investment across industries, and welcoming new audiences to visit Abu Dhabi”.
“Looking ahead, we are working towards readiness to accommodate even greater passenger traffic in 2023, which we anticipate as higher numbers of international visitors come to the UAE for key events.
Sustainability continues to play a big role in everything we do, from design to construction to operation and delivery. Such opportunities underscore that this is truly an exciting time for Abu Dhabi and the aviation transformational journey that is unfolding.”: as reported by khaleejtimes .See top headlines for the day.