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Dubai Airport expects passenger traffic to exceed 75 million by 2015

Dubai Airport has said passenger traffic at Dubai International Airport is set to exceed 75 million by 2015, Reuters has reported. Last May, around 3.97 million passengers passed through the world's fourth busiest airport, compared with 3.65 million during the same month in 2010. "Passenger volumes are on course to top 51 million by year end," Dubai Airport's chief executive Paul Griffiths said. "By 2015 we expect to overtake London Heathrow for the number one spot when passenger numbers surpass 75 million."