Muscat International Airport is the largest airport in Oman and the main hub of the national carrier Oman Air. Situated 32 km from Muscat, the capital of Oman, the airport currently has one terminal with another due to be completed in 2014. The new terminal with have capacity of 12 million passengers a year.
Inaugurated on 23 December 1973 the airport was originally named Seeb International Airport and was managed by BAA between 2002 and 2004. It was renamed Muscat International Airport on 1 February 2008.