Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) welcomed 3,609,875 passengers in the first half of the year (H1), up 5.4 percent, while aircraft movements rose 0.7 percent year-on-year, and the amount of cargo handled dropped 1.7 percent over H1 2016.
In June, the hub served 628,787 travellers, a jump of 14 percent over the corresponding month in 2016. Moreover, ACM and cargo also grew, up 8.9 percent and 22.2 percent, respectively.
“We are delighted to see such great results during the month of June, which witnessed the celebration of Eid Al Fitr, as well as an upsurge in travels by both locals and foreigners looking for a change of scenery and new experiences,” commented Kjeld Binger, CEO, Airport International Group
According to Airport International Group, Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) welcomed 1,671,784 passengers in the first quarter (Q1) of the year, climbing two percent compared to the corresponding period in 2016.
For the ninth consecutive time, Royal Jordanian (RJ) was selected as the official carrier for participants of World Economic Forum (WEF), held on the shores of Dead Sea on May 19 – 21.
Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) welcomed 689,674 passengers in April, a year-on-year jump of 14.6 percent.
For the ninth consecutive time, Royal Jordanian has been selected to be the official carrier of the participants of World Economic Forum (WEF), which will be held on the shores of Dead Sea on May 19 — 21.
Airport International Group (AIG) has released its February statistics, which indicated significant improvements in passenger traffic compared to the same month in 2016.
Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) welcomed 830,259 travellers through its doors in August, marking the highest monthly passenger traffic in 33 years of operations.
Commemorating the 30th anniversary of Emirates’ flights to Jordan, the airline operated a one-off service by its Airbus A380 between Dubai and Queen Alia International Airport, on September 25.
A notable year-on-year increase of 9.7 percent was recorded in passenger numbers at Jordan’s Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) in July.
[We have] made it a priority to prevent pollution. “As part of our ongoing efforts to achieve environmental sustainability on all levels, Queen Alia International Airport has made it a priority to prevent pollution and reduce greenhouse gas