Our Media Center
Royal Jordanian diverts several flights to Aqaba due to dusty weather
Royal Jordanian today diverted several flights supposed to land at Queen Alia International Airport to King Hussein International Airport in Aqaba due to heavy dust and sand in the area surrounding QAIA.
The flights were arriving from Aden, Dubai, Delhi, Basra, Sulaymaniyah, Cairo, Beirut and Abu Dhabi, according to an airline press release.
RJ flights were unable to land at QAIA or Marka Civil Airport due to the unstable weather conditions and the heavy dust over Amman, which lowered the visibility for below the levels required for landing.
The airline said that the flights returned to QAIA in the afternoon with all passengers onboard.
This year's 1Q RJ losses decline by JD1 million compared to 2016
Amman, April 27, 2016 – Royal Jordanian losses dropped by JD1 million in the first quarter of 2016, from JD8.3 million in the first quarter of 2015 to JD 7.3 million for the same period this...
Hafez re-elected chairman of RJ’s new board of directors
Amman, April 20, 2016 — The new board of directors of Royal Jordanian Airlines elected Suleiman Hafez as its chairman during the first meeting it held, on April 20, at the RJ head office....