Gallery: New terminal opens at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah
Saudi Arabia's King Salman officially opened the new airport terminal at King Abdul Aziz International Airport in Jeddah.
The new King Abdulaziz International Airport located 19 kilometers north of Jeddah. Saudi Arabia's King Salman opened a new terminal at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah. King Salman was received by Prince Khalid Al-Faisal bin Abdulaziz, Advisor to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques and Governor of Makkah Region and Jeddah Governor Prince Mishaal bin Majid bin Abdulaziz. Saudi Arabia's King Salman toured a new terminal at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah. King Salman attended a visual presentation of the main features of the new airport. The 810,000 sq m terminal includes 220 boarding counters and 80 self-service machines for check-in, and 46 gates for departures and arrivals. With a capacity for 30 million passengers annually. Automated train system to transport international passengers inside the terminal complex. The long-term plan is to handle more than 80 million passengers per year by 2035. The airport handled a record number of 41.2 million passengers last year. The new airport is one of the largest of its kind in the world and one of the most significant infrastructure projects in Saudi Vision 2030.