During the month, over 6.5 million people went through the airport. During the year, DXB received more than 75 million travellers.
The total number of visitors from overseas reached 6.6 million in 2016, up 4.8% over 2015. Argentinians and North Americans were at the top of the list.
The organization wants to highlight the sector’s potential as a pillar for development.
Near three million people travelled with the Tunisian airline last year. Routes to European countries accounted for 74.6% of the total number of passengers.
The number of visitors set a record and increased 16% in comparison to the previous year.
Over 105,000 people went through the emirate’s airport terminals on December 31, the highest number ever registered in a single day.
Over 1,000 industry personnel from across Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East were welcomed by Dubai Tourism in the fourth quarter of the year.
Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport handled 488,000 passengers in November, a 9% increase over the same month of last year.
The industry grossed USD 860 million from January to October this year, despite an increase in both tourist and guest numbers.
By the end of this year, the airport in the United Arab Emirates will have served 471,400 people according to the RAK Civil Aviation Department.