Beirut airport passengers to exceed 7.5M this year!
According to the Civil aviation Authority, the number
of passengers at Beirut’s Rafik Hariri International Airport is expected to
exceed 7.5 million by the end of 2016, compared to only 7.25 million last year
The chairman of the Middle East airlines, which is the
National carrier in Lebanon is calling for an expansion of the airport terminals,
and for building new runways as the airport has reached its full capacity.
At the same time The Middle East Airlines is
negotiating the acquisition of four additional wide-body aircrafts to beef up
its current fleet.