Times are changing fast at Sharjah International Airport and
we are constantly updating facilities and equipment to keep
pace with the dynamic growth and market demand that we have
experienced at this airport.
skies, open ground policy, which results in flexibility and
competitiveness, has attracted both large and small operators,
keen to take advantage of the opportunities that await them
has always been a prominent force at the airport and we are
proud to announce that we have reached a record level of cargo
handled by any Middle East airport. I would like to take this
opportunity to thank all our customers, airlines and agents
who have contributed to this success. As a display of our
commitment to this sector we have opened a new terminal to
satisfy and cope with the growth and to further enhance our
logistical support. We have witnessed a healthy increase in
sea-air cargo, highlighting the excellent connections with
our local ports.
greatly the custom of all the airlines using the airport and
it is our intention to serve their needs and in turn, those
of their customers, to the very best of our ability. We are
still the only airport in this region to allow airlines to
operate with their own facilities.
grows in our region, so will the airport. We are very open
and flexible to their needs and expect even greater passenger
numbers in the coming years as visitors discover the delights
of this beautiful emirate full of Islamic architecture, heritage
continue to enhance our position both locally and internationally.
However, our fundamental philosophy remains the same: to deliver
the very highest standards of facilities and service to all
our customers. We look forward to seeing you at Sharjah International
Abdulla Bin Mohammed Al Thani
Chairman, Department of Civil Aviation