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by annasj Online Now Jan 17, 2008 at 5:22 AM

Can i have a help regarding the airport procedures in dammam airport. just a brief step to step procedures departing from dammam airport because it will be my first time to depart along with my kid. your help will be much appreciated..thanks.

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  • Re: travel tips

    by babybop Online Now Jan 17, 2008 at 9:31 PM

    Hi,

    Departure procedures are pretty much straight forward at the Dammam airport. Baggage Check, Passenger Check-in, Security Check and Immigration (I may have switched the last 2, as my last trip out was via bus to Bahrain). There's a big waiting lounge after Immigration, with some snack kiosks and a small duty free shopping area. The male/female segregation still applies, and better keep your abaya on. I just don't remember anymore if we paid any airport tax.

    Being also a mother travelling with a kid, I've encountered at lot of helpful people in my previous trips to/from the Middle East. Though entering the King Fahd airport building in particular, porters helping with your baggage are expecting some tip/gratuity.

    Ingat!

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    Re: travel tips

    by red-gt Online Now May 28, 2008 at 10:18 AM

    1 - tickets
    2 - shipping bags if you have baggage
    3 - Personal Inspection
    4 - immigration and passport stamp
    5 - waiting off the gate
    6 - happy fly

    Any question or service I'm ready

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