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Queen Alia International Airport Queen Alia International Airport

Strong April for Jordan’s Gateway

Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) welcomed 689,674 passengers in April, a year-on-year jump of 14.6 percent.

According to Airport International Group, the figure contributed to the overall year-to-date passenger traffic growth of 5.4 percent, with 2,361,458 travellers handled.

An upward trajectory in aircraft movements was also registered in April, with a 2.6 percent growth over 2016, while the cargo unit saw a 8.8 percent decrease..

“Throughout this year, QAIA has witnessed consistent increases in passenger traffic, reflecting favourably on our outlook for the remainder of the year. […] We look forward to witnessing more positive results as visitors make their way to the Kingdom […],” said Kjeld Binger, CEO, Airport International Group.