Muscat International reports 10% increase in passengers

      Published on Tuesday, 30 October , 2018      130 Views     
Muscat International reports 10% increase in passengers


Muscat International airport reported a 9.8 percent growth in passenger numbers for the first nine months of this year.

Oman’s largest airport said 11,419,791 million passengers travelled on 89,045 flights between January and September,



an increase e 9.8 percent in passenger numbers and 5.4 percent increase flights, according to the National Centre for Statistics and Information (NCSI).

Passenger numbers at Salalah International airport, however, fell by 10 percent to 1.09 million passengers during January-September.

Salalah’s tourism was impacted by Cyclone Mekunu in May and again by Cyclone Luban earlier this month, which was eventually downgraded to a tropical storm.



The total number of flights at Salalah International Airport declined by 16% percent during the nine months to 9,513, with international flights down by 28 percent.

Keywords:
Category Oman News | 2018/10/30 latest update at 4:38 AM
Source : Arabian Business | Photocredit : Google
131 Views
Comments Add comment



Related Articles

The editorial staff of Oman Today would like to give all of its readers from Oman and Gulf and the whole world the opportunity to participate actively in the development of the website! If you have something interesting, fun, scandalous - just something worth to be seen from more people. Capture it and share it in the Oman Today with a short text.

Do you have information you want to reach our readers?

Send article/s

You can subscribe to our Facebook, Twitter and Google pages or use our RSS feed channel to always read the most important news about Oman, the Gulf and the world.


His Majesty the Sultan gives audience to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Sultan

His Majesty the Sultan gives audience to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said granted an audience to Mike Pompeo, Secretary of State of the United…

Oman Qaboos website seeks to publicise HM’s achievements Sultan

Oman Qaboos website seeks to publicise HM’s achievements

The Oman Qaboos website, which represents the great personality of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, continues its…

Words build a nation- His Majesty’s speeches-1 Gulf TV,Oman

Words build a nation- His Majesty’s speeches-1

Words build a nation- His Majesty’s speeches-1

Oman Just Bought Israeli Insurance Sultan

Oman Just Bought Israeli Insurance

little more than a week ago, the drumbeat of news concerning Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s murder was briefly…

GULF TV

Popular in GULF TV

More Than 10 Incredible Facts About Oman

311 Views

Oman is a country on the Arabian Peninsula. Oman’s official religion is Islam. The coast is formed by…

Latest videos in GULF TV

Events

Lifestyle

Culture

Sport

Science & Technology

Government