Sharjah International Airport re-opened its Duty Free shopping area on January 16, following extensive renovations, attracting internationally-recognised brands, in addition to its original nine stores and extends over a total area of 1,800 m2.
Sharjah Aviation Services, the ground handler for Sharjah International Airport has gone live with a new generation cargo management system, Cargo Flash nGen CMS from Cargo Flash Infotech.
Sharjah International Airport revealed that in July, the number of passengers passing through its doors reached one million, marking an 8.2 percent increase compared to the corresponding month in 2016.
Sharjah Airport Authority signed two commercial agreements with Gama Support Services which will lead to constructing a new AED110 million (USD29.9 million) private jet terminal at Sharjah International Airport.
Sharjah Airport Authority (SAA) has launched a month-long awareness campaign to introduce Sharjah International Airport’s 16 Smart Gates in July.
Aiming to facilitate passengers travelling between Oman and the UAE, Air Arabia has recently announced that Sohar will become the third destination to join its Oman network, starting on July 09.
In the first quarter (Q1) of the year, Sharjah International Airport (SIA) recorded significant year-on-year improvements in passenger traffic, up two percent, and aircraft movements, which grew three percent compared to Q1 2016.
Sharjah International Airport recently donated the first ambulance ever used at the hub to Al Mahatta Museum, joining the other permanent exhibits.
Air Arabia has announced Trabzon as the latest addition to its Turkish network, with services set to commence on June 23.