AIG Announces Traffic Performance For April

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

AIG announces the traffic performance of the month of April. QAIA registered growth in April`s traffic performance with 446,067 passengers, translating into a 15.56% year-over-year increase. Aircraft movement reported a 10.61% growth with 4,942 aircraft movements in April 2010 compared to 4,468 in April 2009. Also, April 2010 cargo registered 6,921 tonnes compared to 6,081 tonnes in April 2009. QAIA`s traffic performance has experienced a steady increase despite the many challenges the aviation industry is currently facing, especially Iceland Volcanic ash clouds, where Amman is steadily becoming a preferred regional hub for many airlines around the world.