Abha Regional

Abha International Airport (Arabic: مطار أبهـــا الدولي‎‎, IATA: AHB, ICAO: OEAB) is an airport in Abha, the capital of 'Asir Province in Saudi Arabia. The airport has services to several domestic airports within the Kingdom. It also offers international flights to Aden and Sana'a in Yemen, Cairo in Egypt, Doha in Qatar, also it has non stop flights to Dubai and Sharjah in the UAE. Construction of Abha Airport was started in mid-1975 by Laing Wimpey Alireza. Hitherto domestic flights were handled at the military airport near Khamis Mushait. The airport was launched in 1977. The design was carried out by the Dutch Consultants NACO. The site was a new construction area between the cities of Khamis Mushait and Abha and served both equally.

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Abha

Abha (Arabic: أبها‎‎ Abhā) is the capital of Asir province in Saudi Arabia. It is situated 2,200 meters above sea level in the fertile mountains of south-western Saudi Arabia, near Asir National Park. Abha's mild climate makes it a popular tourist destination for Saudis.

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