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With the opening of the new passenger terminal at Muscat International Airport scheduled for this month, Big Project ME speaks to Adel Merhi from Hill International to find out how the consultancy helped bring to fruition two of Oman’s most vital aviation infrastructure projects Earlier this year, Oman’s Ministry of Transport declared that the new passenger terminal at Muscat International Airport would open on March 20, with
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all incoming and outgoing flights to be transferred from the old terminal to the new one. Dr Ahmad Al Futaisi, Minister of Transport and Communications,
said the new terminal would serve as a “focal point for the world”. Claiming it would be a landmark of modern state monuments, he also highlighted
that the new terminal would greatly benefit the sultanate’s national economy, particularly in light of the growth seen in civil aviation and other sectors.