Airports Council International World has published its annual World Airport Traffic Dataset for global air traffic rankings for 2021. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta topped the passenger charts, followed by Dallas Forth Worth and Denver. Hong Kong was the world’s busiest cargo hub.
Members of the Airports Council International - Latin America and Caribbean general assembly have unanimously voted to elect Andrew O’Brian, chief executive of Corporación Quiport, as president of the organisation for a two-year term.
Airports Council International World has reported global passenger traffic growth remained strong in April, with a 6.1 per cent increase on a year-over-year basis.
Airports Council International World has reported global passenger traffic grew by 6.6 per cent in February on a year-on-year basis. This growth is in line with the 12-month rolling average of global growth which has also been recorded as 6.6 per cent.
Airports Council International has announced statistics for 2016, revealing traffic at the world’s 20 busiest air passenger hubs grew 4.7 per cent in 2016. The top spot for the world’s busiest airport is unchanged, with Atlanta-Hartsfield-Jackson holding on and boasting over 104 million passengers.
Beijing Capital International Airport has replaced London Heathrow Airport as the second busiest in the world according to the Airports Council International. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport – which saw traffic increase 1.5 per cent in 2010 – remains the busiest.