Abdulrahman is a Senior Research Analyst in the Transport and Urban Infrastructures program. Before joining KAPSARC, Abdulrahman worked as a traffic engineer at Riyadh metro project. He also worked at Muhammed Ibn Saud University as a lecturer. His interests lie in transport demand, choice modeling, transport economics, and pricing policy. Abdulrahman holds a master’s degree in Transportation Planning & Engineering from the University of Southampton and a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Muhammed Ibn Saud University.
The air transport sector in Saudi Arabia has an important impact on the economy (e.g., job creation, gross domestic product, and gross value added). Over 690 routes are registered in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for both domestic and international travel. There are currently 141 domestic routes. This data insight presents the fuel consumed and total passengers carried by the aviation sector over the past 10 years.7th December 2021