QAIA Registers Consistent Passenger and Aircraft Traffic Growth for March 2014

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Airport International Group (AIG) - the Jordanian company responsible for the rehabilitation, expansion and operation of the Queen Alia International Airport (QAIA) - continues to record positive results for QAIA passenger traffic (PAX) and aircraft movement (ACM) in March 2014.

Up by 3.4%, PAX figures rose from 549,861 PAX in March 2013 to 568,734 PAX in March 2014, bringing the year-to-date (YTD) PAX rate up by around 12.1% from 1,472,524 PAX to 1,651,415 PAX during the same period. Meanwhile, ACM witnessed a 4.8% increase, with traffic rising from 5,692 ACM in March 2013 to 5,963 ACM in March 2014, pushing YTD ACM up by 7%.

“Our consistently positive traffic results are further testament to our ongoing efforts to position Queen Alia International Airport as a globally acclaimed gateway that delivers top-notch services and world class facilities. We are proud to be witnessing such promising results, in line with our goal to raise Jordan’s profile as a regional transfer hub and improve the airport’s service quality,” commented AIG CEO Kjeld Binger.