King Hussein International Airport


Aqaba Airport also known as King Hussein International Airport is an airport located in the vicinity of Industrial City, northern suburb of Aqaba in Jordan.


Annual Capacity 1,000,000, the airport has 4 check-in desks, 2 gates, a cargo building and a cargo apron together with a parallel taxiway. The airport has one baggage claim belt, 200 short term parking spaces, a Post Office, Bank, Cafeterias, VIP Lounge, Duty Free Shop, and Gift Shops, and a clinic.


The airport includes also buildings for the Ayla Aviation Academy, the Royal Jordanian Academy, the Aero Wings for Industry's assembly plant for light planes, the Jordan Private Jets Services (JPJets)'s private jet terminal, and the Al Baddad International Group's maintenance centre.  A new cargo terminal (6000 m2) and a new cargo apron (220x600 m) opened in January 2005.