It handled 44.88 million global passengers last year, which represented year-on-year growth of 6.2 percent, higher than the top three busiest airports in the world, the company said. Haneda handled 84,956,964 passengers in 2017; by passenger throughput, it was the third-busiest airport in Asia and the fourth-busiest in the world.
Atlanta, still the world's busiest airport, was the only one among the top 20 to report a decline in passenger traffic In China, Tianjin airport reported 25% more passengers past year; Nanjing 15.5%, and Xian 13% In India, passenger traffic in Kolkata (formerly Calcutta) jumped 27%, while Hyderabad saw a 20% gain and Bangalore, 13% Dubai was the world's busiest for global passengers, followed by London's Heathrow and Hong Kong For air cargo, Hong Kong took the top place, with Memphis and Shanghai coming in second and third.
Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport has climbed up the ladder by six spots to be in the list of 20 busiest airports in the world in 2017 in terms of traffic, displacing New York's JFK Airport from the ranking.
The ranking was done on the preliminary research traffic and the passenger traffic results for the most traveled airports in the year 2017 which was released by the airports authority of India. "The award, which is also shared with Mumbai (BOM), the second busiest Indian airport, is based on a derived score from a battery of passenger satisfaction metrics", ACI noted. Nearly 1.5 billion passengers passed through the doors of these 20 airports, representing 17 percent of global passenger traffic. While Kolkata recorded an year-over-year growth of 26.9 percent, Hyderabad saw a growth of 19.6 percent, followed by Bengaluru at 12.9 percent, and Chennai at 10.5 percent.
Growing rapidly in relatively short period of time, India is poised to be one of the largest aviation markets in the world in the years to come, the ACI said. The top three in total worldwide air cargo traffic were Hong Kong, Memphis Tennessee and Shanghai airports.
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