Najaf airport is expected to receive in 1100 during the visit of the forty trip
Najaf / long-Presse
I expected the Najaf International Airport management, increase the number of flights to coincide with the visit of the fortieth trip up to 1100, while confirming the completion of preparations to receive large numbers of visitors.
The director of the airport management usefulness Kazem Nun in an interview to the (long-Presse) that "the number of flights and passengers will increase to times what it was in the past years through millions visit on the occasion of the death of Imam Hussein."
The Nun "The airport in the process of receiving more than 1,100 trip through ten days that coincide with the visit of the forty ", stressing that" the airport for more than two months completed preparations to receive such large numbers of visitors through the gate to provide facilities all to ensure the smooth entry and exit.
"The Najaf International Airport have been announced at the 24 of October 2015, for More than 50 thousand passengers Arab and foreign passage during a visit to the tenth of Muharram unexpected increase the number of visitors during a visit session.
The Visit the forty one of the most important visits to the Shi'a Muslims where Shiite Muslims from the provinces of the south and center comes out individually and in groups beginning of the month of Safar walk to Karbala, while receiving the border crossing points and airports Shiites from various Arab and Islamic countries, Muslims to participate in the visit the death of Imam Hussein, the third imams of Twelver Shiites, to pray in the twentieth of the same month, which marks the visit (forty) or the return of the head of Hussein and Rhth and his supporters who died in the Battle of Karbala in 61 of migration, and became This practice this ritual or an annual tradition after the collapse of the former regime, which was put strict limits on the exercise of Shiite rituals.
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