The world's busiest international airport, Dubai International (DXB) handled 7.2 milion passengers in August – the highest monthly total in its 55-year history.
Over 3.4 million passengers passed through the Russian airports of Krasnodar, Sochi, Anapa and Gelendzhik in the first half of 2015, a rise of 5.4% on the corresponding period a year ago.
It has been a good year so for Lithuania's airports with traffic across its three biggest gateways up by 11% in the first five months of 2015.
IATA has announced an upward revision of its 2015 industry outlook to predict a $29.3 billion net profit for the world's airlines.
Montréal–Trudeau has set a new record for the number of passengers handled in the first quarter of a new year.