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CARC renews Aqaba airport licenseSeptember 11, 2019

Amman, Sept. 10 (Petra) -- Chief Commissioner of the Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission (CARC), Captain Haitham Mesto, on Tuesday announced the license renewal of the King Hussein International Airport.

After carrying out technical inspections, the CARC found that the airport met all of commission's requirements as well as international standards, Mesto said.

Last July, the CARC authorized the Aqaba-based airport to operate until it meets certain regulatory and technical requirements, which"...

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RJ reaches great punctuality rating in global studySeptember 4, 2019

Royal Jordanian ranked three stars, according to OAG’s On-Time Performance (OTP) Star Rating for the world's airlines and airports.

The OTP for this ranking was measured in the June 2018-May 2019 period, with RJ’s annual punctuality rate reaching 74.7 per cent.

The On-Time Performance Star Rating is an ongoing accreditation programme which awards all airlines and airports a star rating once a year.
The star ratings range from one to five stars; the top 10 per cent receive five"...

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Qatar Airways opens new offices in AmmanSeptember 3, 2019

AMMAN — Transport Minister Anmar Khasawneh and Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker on Monday cut the ribbon to officially open the new offices of Qatar's national carrier in Amman.

The ceremony was attended by Tourism Minister Majd Shweikeh, Minister of Digital Economy and Entrepreneurship Muthana Gharaibeh, Jordan's Ambassador to Qatar Zaid Lozi, Civil Aviation Regulatory Commission Chief Haitham Mesto and Mohammed Khalifa Abdullah Al"...

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