Marrakech Menara Airport
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- 3100m x 45m
- Airlines currently operating to this airport with scheduled services
- Air France
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Royal Air Maroc
Thomas Cook Airlines Belgium
- Airlines currently operating to this airport via codeshare
- Air Europa Lineas Aereas
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
Marrakech-Menara Airport serves the city of Marrakech, a business and demographic centre in central Morocco. Marrakech-Menara is among the busiest airports in Morocco, handling some three million passenger p/a, and serving airlines from across Africa, the Middle East and Europe. The airport is a main base for Royal Air Maroc and Atlas Blue.
Location of Marrakech Menara Airport, Morocco
Ground Handlers servicing Marrakech Menara Airport
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European carriers are becoming increasingly concerned by the Middle East airline threat on their core international businesses. CEOs from British Airways, Air France and Lufthansa have all voiced their opinions lately, as Middle East airlines continue to expand their global networks. But the European flag carriers are not standing idly by. Several are rapidly expanding their presence in the Middle East, to maintain and/or grow their share of this promising market. Emirates is the clear market leader, with a 21.0% share of capacity on Middle East-Europe routes. Qatar Airways is the second largest, with 8.7%, while Lufthansa, British Airways and Air France have just 5.6%, 3.5% and 2.7% shares, respectively.
Oman’s Government announced it has awarded an OMR706 million (USD1.8 billion) contract for the construction of a new terminal at Muscat International Airport, to a joint venture between US-based Bechtel and Oman's Bahwan Contracting. The government stated the project will be completed in 3Q2014 and the airport’s capacity will increase from four million passengers p/a to 12 million.
Worldwide passenger traffic rose by 7.6% in Mar-2010 year-on-year and by 6.1% for the first quarter, according to the latest figures from Airports Council International (ACI). The freight resurgence continued, with a 25.6% rise in total volumes in Mar-2010, led by a 32.4% surge in international freight, while domestic volumes rose 14.6%.
Union leaders expressed alarm at easyJet’s decision to stop flying from East Midlands Airport and to scale back its Luton operation, which could threatens about 250 jobs. Up to 1.5 million passengers will be effected by the plan to axe 360 flights a week.
easyJet’s rolling results for the whole year to 30-Jun-2009 show a healthy increase in overall passenger numbers and seat factors.
Moroccan airport and ANS authority, Organisation Nationale de la Sécurité Aérienne (ONDA), has awarded Spanish IT company, Indra, several contracts (valued at USD6.3 million) to improve the country’s air traffic management systems. Indra started supplying ONDA with technology in 2002 with a contract to develop radar information processing simulator for air controller training. Morocco has proven an excellent market for Indra, with multiple contract awards in recent years.