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Salalah Airport gets 5-Star regional rating award

Salalah Airport gets five-Star regional rating award

This tends to make it the very first regional airport in the Middle East and the world’s fourth highest-ranking airport in this category, Oman Airports tweeted.

Sheikh Aimen bin Ahmed al Hosni, chief executive officer of Oman Airports, accompanied by Salim bin Awad al Yafie, deputy CEO of Salalah Airport, accepted the award at a ceremony in London on behalf of Oman Airports on Wednesday.

The Skytrax World Airport Awards is the biggest passenger satisfaction assessment and the most prestigious amongst all the surveys measuring airport service excellence and top quality.

The World Airport Awards are primarily based on airport survey that evaluate traveller experiences across distinct airport service and solution crucial overall performance indicators across 39 crucial overall performance indicators, evaluating the finish-to-finish traveller expertise from verify-in, arrivals, transfers, buying, safety, immigration, facilities, parking places, transit hotels, way discovering, passport handle, departure, terminal cleanliness, availability of luggage trolleys, seating, via to departure at the gate.

The award is an addition to the myriad of achievements that the airport has achieved given that its launch in November 2015.

Commenting on this new achievement Sheikh Hosni stated, “It is an honour for me and my fellow employees at Oman Airports to dedicate this prestigious achievement of Salalah Airport to His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said in appreciation, gratitude and loyalty to his wise leadership and vision.”

Yafie stated that Salalah Airport is equipped to get all kinds of aircraft, whether or not domestic or flying from the regional nations or from Europe and Russia.

Information Source: Muscat Daily

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