|Jeddah King Abdulaziz
International Airport (JED) is one of the
largest airports in Saudi Arabia. In 2010 the airport
recieved just under 18 million passengers. The city of Jeddah is a seaport in
the Red Sea. The Holly City Of Mecca is nearby.
Passengers: The total number of passengers was just under 18 million in 2010. Up from just above 10 million in 2000.
History: Construction began in 1974 and the airport openend for service in 1981.
Construction: In 2012 the airport is expanding to increase capacity substantially