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Sharjah Airport Witnesses Growth

Sharjah International Airport achieved a 3.29 percent growth in passenger traffic during the first nine months of the year, with 8.6 million passengers.

The airport handled 3.1 million passengers in the third quarter (Q3) of the year, a 4.1 percent increase compared to the same period in 2016.

Aircraft movement increased to 21.02 thousand in Q3, a 3.26 percent increase compared with 20.36 thousand recorded during the same period in 2016.

H.E. Ali Salim Al Midfa, chairman, Sharjah Airport Authority, said, “The positive results in terms of the number of passengers, volume of aircraft movement reflect the excellent position of Sharjah International Airport […].”