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Atlanta International Airport Named World's Busiest in 2017

Atlanta International Airport Named World's Busiest in 2017

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL) was ranked the busiest airport in the world with 103 million passengers (both departing and arriving) despite a 0.3 per cent decline in traffic volumes over 2016.

The Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport, operated by the Delhi International Airport Ltd, is also among the top 20.

Across the globe, airports had 6.6 percent more passengers last year than in the previous year.

In fact, despite being 16th busiest airport in the entire world, Delhi's IGI has been ranked #1 in the Airport Service Quality for airports above 40 million passengers per annum.

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Passenger traffic at the world's 20 busiest airports grew by 5.2% in 2017.

Still, that spike is small potatoes relative to the 5 percent increase seen at Dubai International, which holds the belt for world's busiest airport for international flyers, according to the magazine. The Indian airfield was also the fastest-growing on the list, with passenger traffic rising 14 percent, followed by 10 percent at China's Guangzhou, which climbed two notches to No. 13.

The Delhi airport has also emerged as the seventh busiest in Asia beating airports in South Korea, Singapore and Thailand.

"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".

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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. Nearly 1.5 billion passengers passed through the doors of these 20 airports, representing 17 percent of global passenger traffic. "Year-over-year growth of 26.9 percent, 19.6 percent, 12.9 percent and 10.5 percent respectively was achieved in 2017", the ACI report added.

Haneda has been seeing its passenger count continue to rise in recent years on the back of an increasing number of foreign visitors, according to government data.

ACI report is prepared based on data from more than 1,200 airports worldwide.

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