The length of runways: Northern 3,902m x 50m. Southern 3,658m x 50m.
Annual air transport movements in 2015: 472,067
Daily average air transport movements in 2015: 1,293
Number of aircraft stands served by an air bridge: 125
Number of remote stands: 40
Number of cargo stands: 12
Destinations and airlines
Number of airlines: 80
Number of destinations served: 185 (in 84 countries)
Most popular destinations
New York (JFK)
Number of passengers arriving and departing per day: average 205,400 (split 50/50 between arriving and departing)
Number of passengers arriving and departing in 2015: 75 million
Busiest day ever recorded (passenger numbers): 17 August 2015 with 257,312
Busiest year ever recorded (passenger numbers): 2015 with 75 million
Percentage of international passengers in 2015: 93% (69.8 million)
Percentage of domestic passengers in 2015: 7% (5.1 million)
Percentage of business travellers in 2015: 36% (27 million)
Percentage of leisure travellers in 2015: 64% (48 million)
Percentage of transfer passengers in 2015: 32% (24 million)
Passenger volume by terminal (millions) 2015:
Terminal 2 – 16.7 million passengers on 116,861 flights
Terminal 3 – 15.2 million passengers on 76,974 flights
Terminal 4 – 9.2 million passengers on 53,357 flights
Terminal 5 – 33.1 million passengers on 215,716 flights
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