Mashhad International Airport, known as Hashemi Nejad Airport, is one of the most important and busiest airports in Iran after Mehrabad Airport. The flight volume at the airport is even higher than Tehran’s Imam Khomeini airport .with over 8 million passengers a year, the airport is the second largest airport in the country. Considering that Mashhad is a religious city, the volume of travel to this city is reasonable.
On average, more than 200 flights per day are carried out at this airport, with around 22,000 passengers traveling at this airport.16 foreign airlines and 14 domestic airlines are among airline companies operating at this airport .The IATA code for Mashhad Airport is MHD and the ICAO code is OIMM and its distance to the center of Mashhad is 8 km. Hashemi Nejad Airport has relatively good facilities and has therefore been able to accommodate a large number of passengers.
Airlines of Hashemi Nejad Airport
There are large domestic and foreign airplanes active in this airport, some of which are more active at this airport. Atrak, Iran Air, Air tour, Ata, Sky, Taban, Zagros, Qeshm, Caspian, Kish, Mahan, Meraj and Oil are among the domestic airlines operating at this airport. And Turkey, UAE, jermina, Island, Shahin, Safi, Iraq, Al Arabiya, Fly Baghdad, Dubai, Qatar, Com Air and Kuwait are some other airlines operating at Hashemi Nejad Airport in Mashhad. These domestic and international airlines fly to 18 domestic destinations and 19 foreign destinations.