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Tonnage fall of 2.6% in August at Abu Dhabi

Tonnage fall of 2.6% in August at Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi International Airport’s tonnage fell by 2.6 per cent in August compared to the same month last year.

The United Arab Emirates gateway handled 66,923 tonnes, down on the 68,728 tonnes in August 2016.

In the first eight months of the year, tonnage is down 4.9 per cent to 498,822 tonnes, a fall on the 524,274 tonnes in the same period in 2016.

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James Graham

James Graham is an award-winning transport media journalist with a long background in the commercial freight sector, including commercial aviation and the aviation supply chain. He was the initial Air Cargo Week journalist and retuned later for a stint as editor. He continues his association as editor of the monthly supplements. He has reported for the newspaper from global locations as well as the UK.

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