ISSN: 1994-4721

Author : Lecturer Seknah J. Faraj, Asst

The reality of air transport in Iraq... And his visions of the future with reference to the province of Basra

Asst Lecturer Seknah J. Faraj

Basra studies journal, Volume 19, Issue 1994, Pages 81-120

The air transport of the most important means of transport to enjoy the best means quickly able to reach farther distances in a short time can not be achieved other. transport vehicles, and comes the importance of the services provided by this area in terms of passenger and cargo, baggage and mail from one country to another and that led to facilitate transportation and increase links and international relations, which helped turn the deployment of civilization and all what is new from scientific innovation, and accounts for air transport in Iraq for about 75% of the total passenger traffic arriving and departing to and from Iraq, and serves to reduce the distances between countries. It is still way untapped actively in the movement of the flow of goods, and concentrated its activities on the passenger in Iraq in general and Basra in particular research aims to clarify the extent of evolution in air transport in Iraq and Basra province in particular, and the study concluded that there must be balance in the geographic distribution of air traffic has clearly focused at Baghdad International Airport of the total passenger traffic because of the restriction of movement in Basra airport by the airline and put only two flights a week. As well as improve the quality of services provided at airports and keep pace with global developments in the application of modern specifications and requirements in the field of civil aviation and meet the growing demand in other attractions.