Over 628K Passengers Travel through Queen Alia International Airport during November

Tuesday, December 31, 2019

Amman, December 2019: According to statistics issued by Airport International Group, Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) has welcomed 628,101 passengers (PAX) throughout November 2019, marking a 5.1% increase in comparison with November 2018. Moreover, 5,806 aircraft movements (ACM) and 8,665 tons of cargo were registered during the same month, representing a 2.6% and 3.5% growth, respectively.

As for year-to-date (YTD) figures recorded between the beginning of January and until end of November 2019, QAIA received 8,264,489 PAX, witnessed 73,619 ACM and handled 94,180 tons of cargo - signifying a 6% and 3.8% surge, and a 0.9% decline, respectively, against the same period last year.

“Our passenger numbers are not only increasing for the sixth consecutive month this year, but they’re also noticeably surpassing the figures recorded in 2018, which is an achievement we’re very proud of. With the winter holidays upon us, we expect increased traffic during December, especially considering the new routes we’ve inaugurated recently” stated Airport International Group CEO, Kjeld Binger.

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