HIA SERVES 7.8MN PASSENGERS IN Q2 OF 2018

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has served a total of 7.8 million passengers in the second quarter of 2018, according to second quarter results.

HIA has handled 53,517 aircraft movements in Q2 of 2018, achieving an increase of 2.42 % compared to the previous quarter. HIA has also handled 540,357 tonnes of cargo in the second quarter of 2018, which is 5% more than the amount of cargo handled in the first quarter of the year.

The second quarter 2018 report reveals that HIA has served 2,812,114 passengers in April, 2,434,611 passengers in May and 2,645,257 passengers in June, which includes passengers arriving, departing and transferring through HIA. The month of June has particularly been a busy one for Qatar’s airport with year-on-year growth of 12.56% in passenger figures and 8.9% in aircraft movements.

Source: Government of Qatar