Al-Ghaiza airport of Yemen now operating, announcement

Friday 1439/3/13 - 2017/12/01
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Riyadh, Rabi'I 13, 1439 H., December 01, 2017, SPA -- An official source of the Coalition Forces Supporting the Legitimacy in Yemen today announced that, in cooperation with the legitimate government of the Republic of Yemen, Al-Ghaiza airport, located in the Yemeni Al-Mahra province, is now operating to receive aircraft carrying relief and humanitarian assistance.
Yesterday, the first of the Saudi Royal Air Force plane laden with 5,000 tons of foodstuffs provided by Riyadh-based King Salman Center for Relief and Humanitarian Aid has reached the airport.
The source added that the coalition forces has utilized all potentials and abilities in contributing to delivering humanitarian and relief items to the needy inside Yemen.
--SPA
16:28 LOCAL TIME 13:28 GMT