Hamad International Airport
Doha International Airport is the International Airport of Doha, the capital city of Qatar. It replaced the former Doha International Airport as Qatar’s Airport. It was supposed to be scheduled to be open by 2009 but due to series of cost delays, the airport opened on April 30 2014, with a ceremonial Qatar Airways landing from nearby Doha International.
Hamad International Airport was designed to cater for a projected ongoing increase in the volume of traffic. Hamad International Airport has an annual capacity of 29 million passengers. Upon completion it will be able to handle 50 million passengers annually, although some estimates that the airport could carry 93 million per year.
Hamad International Airport finally began passenger operations on 30 April 2014, with ten initial airlines operating. Qatar Airways and remaining airlines started operations to Hamad Airport on 27 May 2014 at 09:00 (Qatar time).
Reviews – What People Are Saying
Aside from being new, developed and still in the process of modernization, Hamad International Airport still serves its best accommodations, and offers towards it customers. Even so, customers tend to focus on the airport’s flaws than to look at its offers in the first place. Though rated as an average airport by some of its customers, Hamad International Airport still continues to expand and develop their amenities and facilities just for the customers to feel and see the airport’s convenience. If you are interested in reading some of Hamad International Airport customer’s reviews, feel free to click here.
Hamad International Airport offers a luxurious ambiance in which make their passengers feel a bit overwhelmed with the airport’s beautiful architectural design and interior. Added the numbers of souvenir shops and restaurants that helps customers relax and enjoy, while waiting. Just take a good look at this photo:
Location – Traffic – Service
The new international airport of Doha since 2005 is located about 9km (5.5 miles) southeast of central Doha and it is also the new hub of Qatar Airways, which run from 2 runways and operates with only one terminal consisting of Concourse A to E. This runway is the longest runway in Western Asia and one of the longest runways in the world. The Hamad International Airport serves domestic and international flights via 36 international airlines apart from Qatar Airways. Last year, DOH had accommodated a total of 31 million passengers.
- Airport Code IATA: DOH – ICAO: OTHH
- Phone number: +974 4010 6666 / +974 462 29 99
- Website URL: http://dohahamadairport.com/
- Email: email@example.com
- Fax: +974 462 20 44
- Address: Hamad International Airport, PO Box 24659, Doha, Qatar
Though it oftens receives several negative remarks, coming from its customers. Hamad International Airport still continues to improve their facilities and accommodations. It’s a beautiful airport, modernized and has a lot to offer, from its clean and shiny floors to its mesmerizing lights, from the numbers of souvenir shops to the restaurants that serves the bestest food in town—it is safe to say that Hamad International Airport has given its passengers a partial of what it actually give, soon after its fully furnished and complete. Have you been to Hamad International Airport? You can share with us your experience, by commenting below.