Latest Qatar News
HIA begins North Node operations
Hamad International Airport (HIA) opened North Node to operations early this year, meeting high passenger demand for more flights, and this makes HIA one of the fastest growing international hub airports in the world.
Every passenger train has five carriages, designed to accommodate 38 passengers per carriage. This permits each train to transport nearly 190 passengers at a time.
The passenger trains will operate simultaneously in a synchronised manner, with the train system remaining operational 24 hours a day. Every trip between the stations takes 90 seconds, with 44 second waiting at each station. Approximate walking time for the same distance is nine minutes.
Al-Meer, while speaking on this, said the latest services at the airport is being introduced with the support of Transport Ministry and New Doha International Airport Steering Committee.
This is another step towards commitment of offering passengers an effortless journey through airport. This new service will also facilitate smooth handling of increasing passenger numbers at terminal, he said.
Posted on 1/11/2016
Share This Page
comments powered by Disqus
More than 8000 attendees throng Cityscape Qatar 2017
All banks in Qatar to remain closed on 5th March
Qatar set to increase penalty for using phone when driving
Return Permit must for expats to re-enter Qatar if RP is lost
Qatar Airways launches worlds longest flight
Qatar launches online service for expats to calculate end-of-service payment
Qatar ranked second best emerging market for business compatibility
Qatar Emir amends new Exit Law for expats
Katara Cultural Village unveils the Ladies Boulevard project