Oman Airports Management Company (OAMC) recently chose the BEONTRA forecasting solutions suite from Lockheed Martin to support growth plans of Salah and Muscat International Airports and Oman Air.
In 2015, over 10 million passengers traveled through Muscat International Airport. Currently, OAMC is making progress in attaining its goal of being a top 20 worldwide airport by the year 2020. The airport recently showed an 18 percent year-on-year increase.
BEONTRA tools, B Capacity and B Tactical, will be used to manage and forecast the airport’s rapid growth. This will help the airport’s leaders with their strategic planning for the future as well as their day-to-day operations. The goal is to continue growing without compromising the passenger experience.
“We achieved record growth last year surpassing 10 million passengers for the first time,” OAMC CEO Aimen Ahmed Al Hosn said. “To help us continue this trend, we wanted to work with a partner who has a global reputation for product innovation, successful delivery and first-class support. The team at Lockheed Martin absolutely fits each criteria.”
The contract will last for t seven years.
“OAMC have a single-minded vision of becoming one of the world’s top 20 airports by the end of the decade,” Lockheed Martin Managing Director of Transportation Mark Cooper said. “It’s an impressive objective and I have no doubts that our team will have a positive impact on how OAMC achieves its goal.”