6 million passengers used Dubai Airport Terminal 2 in 2012


By Bassma Al Jandaly, Senior Reporter  www.gulfnews.com

Dubai: More than six million passengers used Terminal 2 at Dubai Airport in 2012, said a Ministry of Interior senior official.

According to Major General Mohammad Ahmad Al Merri, Director General of the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai(GDRFA), the percentage of visitors to the country through Dubai International Airport Building 2 rose in 2012, reaching 6,170,448 million passengers compared to 2011, when the number of passengers travelling through the same building was 5,400.164 million passengers in and out.

The figures were released during a recent tour by Al Merri of Building 2 at Dubai International Airport.

Al Merri was accompanied by Ghaith Al Ghaith, CEO of “flydubai”, Colonel Talal Shanqeeti Deputy, Assistant Director of the air ports and land borders in Dubai and an additional number of officers and staff. More info