Hamad International Airport served a total of 34.5mn passengers and handled 2,163,544 tonnes of cargo in 2018, up 8.4% on the previous year.
Qatar Airways has announced its latest global sales promotion, under which the national carrier’s passengers can enjoy exclusive discounts on all its flights booked from January 7 and 16 January for travel between January 7 and May 25 this year.
Qatar Airways added a record 23 new destinations over the past 18 months since the unjustified blockade on the country by a quartet of Arab nations, most of which were connected to its global network in 2018.
The ‘Trinity Forum 2019’, the world’s most influential airport commercial revenues conference, will be held next year in Doha for the first time, it was announced in a statement on Monday.
Hamad International Airport (HIA) has successfully completed the first major phase of its ‘Smart Airport’ program, which will enable home carrier Qatar Airways to process more than 25% of its passengers using self-service check-in and bag-drop facilities.
Hamad International Airport (HIA) in cooperation with International Air Transport Association (IATA) has implemented the IATA Simplified Invoicing and Settlement (SIS) platform, an electronic invoicing system.
The Primary Court of Misdemeanour has sentenced a traveller to three months in jail and imposed a fine of QR1,000 for attempting to bring into the country a sum of QR615,000 in cash without declaring it to the Customs authorities at the airport.