More than 17,000 passengers arrived at Queen Alia International Airport since reopening

Jordan

Published: 2020-09-24 15:44

Last Updated: 2020-09-24 18:14


More than 17,000 passengers arrived at Queen Alia International Airport since reopening
More than 17,000 passengers arrived at Queen Alia International Airport since reopening

A total of 17,199 passengers have arrived at Queen Alia International Airport on board of 243 flights, during the first two weeks of the resumption of international flights, from 8 to 22 September.

The 243 flights came from 22 destinations and 120 international flights departed to 23 destinations, said the Airport International Group.

These flights involved the following airlines: Royal Jordanian, Jordan Aviation, Emirates Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, Fly Jordan, FlyDubai, Etihad Airways, Kuwait Airways, Air Cairo, Air Arabia, FlyEgypt, Yemenia, Austrian Airlines, Syrian Air, Pegasus Airlines, Flynas, Jazeera Airways, Iraqi Airways, Ryanair, EgyptAir and ArabWings.

The first two weeks of the resumption of international flights saw a significant decrease in international passenger traffic and aircraft movement compared to the same period in 2019, which included a total of 365,451 passengers, and 3,243 flights, indicating a sharp decline of 95.29% and 92.51%, respectively.