KKIA Ranked 11th on the International Large Airports Category in Terms of (OTP)

03 January, 2019
KKIA Ranked 11th on the International Large Airports Category in Terms of (OTP)

“Riyadh Airports” Company revealed that King Khalid International Airport has been ranked 11th in the world’s on-time performance (OTP) for large airports in 2018, in a report issued by the Official Airlines Guide (OAG) website.

The (OAG) report stated that King Khalid International Airport is among the top 20 international large airports in terms of (OTP) in departures and arrivals.

It is worth mentioning that King Khalid International Airport during the year 2018, has been ranked 6th among the international airports in the report that was issued by Airports Council International (ACI), and has jumped 85 ranks, to be ranked the 93rd best airport among all international airports at all categories, compared to the 151st in the third quarter of 2017.

“Riyadh Airports” which manages and operates King Khalid International Airport, has confirmed that since its establishment as a part of the air transport sector privatization program in Saudi Arabia, the company worked based on a strategic vision that aims to strengthen the competitive position of the airport on a global level, by launching new projects and services to meet the passengers’ needs, especially in light of the continued growth of air traffic, numbers of passengers, trips and luggage at King Khalid International Airport. 

“Riyadh Airports" also stated that the achievements of King Khalid Airport during the year 2018 reflect the company’s ability to continue its positive performance towards more achievements and progress in all fields.