Jordan, December 27, 2017
November passenger numbers rise by 9.8 per cent at Queen Alia airport

According to the November 2017 statistics announced by Airport International Group, Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) welcomed 536,185 passengers throughout the month, marking a 9.8 per cent increase in comparison to the same month of last year, a statement from the group said on Tuesday.

Moreover, 5,132 aircraft movements (ACM) and 9,671 tonness of cargo were registered throughout November, representing a minor 2.8 per cent decrease and a substantial 19 per cent increase, respectively, the statement said.

As for year-to-date (YTD) passenger traffic (PAX) figures, QAIA witnessed 7,338,238 passengers since the beginning of the year until the end of November, which indicates a 6.8 per cent rise from last year’s numbers.

Meanwhile, YTD ACM settled at 68,577 movements with1.1 per cent increase from the same period last year, and cargo came in at 100,104 tonnes with a significant 8.5 per cent increase.