Gulf Times - Hamad-International-Airport
HIA serves nearly 8.72mn passengers in first quarter

HIA serves nearly 8.72mn passengers in first quarter

Qatar’s world-scale airport has also handled 52,250 aircraft movements and 514,299 tonnes of cargo between January and March.

Unattended vehicles to be towed away at HIA

Unattended vehicles to be towed away at HIA

Unattended vehicles parked in front of Hamad International Airport (HIA) will be towed away from now, HIA has announced. The decision, which is being implemented in co-ordination with the Ministry of Interior, came into effect on Sunday.

Customs authority foils bid to smuggle drugs

Customs authority foils bid to smuggle drugs

Inspectors from the General Authority of Customs (GAC) have foiled a number of attempts to smuggle illicit drugs into the country through Hamad International Airport (HIA) and Hamad Port.

HIA first in Mideast to receive ISO 55001 certification

HIA first in Mideast to receive ISO 55001 certification

The prestigious certificate was presented to HIA chief operating officer Badr al-Meer by BSI Group assurance director Pietro Foschi at the BSI office in London.

HIA achieves ISO/IEC 20000 certification

HIA achieves ISO/IEC 20000 certification

Qatar’s international airport achieved the highest global standard for IT service management, a key milestone in HIA’s 'Smart Airport' vision

HIA plans to add 20 more e-gates this year

HIA plans to add 20 more e-gates this year

Hamad International Airport plans to add 20 more e-gates this year after an agreement with the Ministry of Interior's Passport Department to accommodate passenger demand, said HIA chief operating officer Badr al-Meer.

QRI trains airport staff to assist disabled passengers better

QRI trains airport staff to assist disabled passengers better

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)’s newly opened Qatar Rehabilitation Institute (QRI) recently organised a training course for staff from Hamad International Airport (HIA), teaching them how to best assist passengers with disabilities.

Qatar Airways launches flights to Pattaya, new Thai destination

Qatar Airways launches flights to Pattaya, new Thai destination

The country’s national carrier now operates 64 weekly flights to Thailand. From March 25, the airline will increase its service to Bangkok to six daily flights.

HIA welcomed 120mn passengers in under four years

HIA welcomed 120mn passengers in under four years

Hamad International Airport (HIA) has welcomed 120mn passengers until the end of 2017 from the beginning of its operations on May 27, 2014, it was announced.

Nearly two million travellers use E-gates at Hamad International Airport in 2017

Nearly two million travellers use E-gates at Hamad International Airport in 2017

The Ministry of Interior (MOI) announced that 2,426,470 travellers used the electronic gates (e-gate) during their travel through Hamad International Airport (HIA) during 2017 ...

Qatar Museums to hold special tour to HIA

Qatar Museums to hold special tour to HIA

The three-hour tour, in collaboration with the HIA, will showcase some of QM's public art pieces both “landside” and “airside”.

HIA shares joy of celebrations with passengers on National Day

HIA shares joy of celebrations with passengers on National Day

The Hamad International Airport (HIA) is hosting special festivities for Qatar National Day 2017, sharing pride and joy with Qatari nationals, residents, and all passengers through the “Gateway to Qatar”.