GACA President reviews the progress of work in the Hafar Al-Batin Airport Development Project in Qaisumah
January 20, 2022
His Excellency the President of the General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA), Mr. Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Duailej, inspected the project to expand the arrival and departure terminals at Hafar Al-Batin Airport in Qaisumah, which is currently being implemented. He was briefed on-site about the progress of the construction works, the latest equipment and the works in progress on the project.
His Excellency listened to a detailed explanation of the project and what has been accomplished so far, according to the project's operational plan to ensure the speedy completion of the project.
Mr. Al-Duailej also inspected the current terminal at Hafar Al-Batin Airport, toured its facilities, and was reassured the workflow mechanism. He was acquainted with the level of services provided to travelers, stressing the importance of improving the quality of services and about enhancing everything that would provide a healthy environment at the airport and a flexible travel experience for travelers.
It is noteworthy that the Hafar Al-Batin Airport project in Qaisumah aims to expand the existing terminals and add an international terminal to reach a capacity of 700,000 passengers annually, with a total area of (3,900) square meters, which contains (6) gates and (9) check-in counters.
The airport will also be equipped with the latest operating and service systems to ensure the highest levels of comfort and safety for passengers, and to provide all necessary infrastructure facilities for the airport.