Futuristic airport set for passengers in Dubai

The futuristic Dubai World Central Al Maktoum International Airport, envisioned to be the world’s largest airport complex when fully completed, is set to open for passenger flights next month following the certification for operation of its new passenger terminal.




Dubai Airports to save 20% on annual energy bill with Siemens solution

Dubai Airports will use Siemens’ data analytics and smart building technology to guarantee annual energy savings of almost 20 percent per year at Dubai...

Dubai Airports rolls out the region’s first cloud-based Flight Information Display Solution at DXB...

Dubai Airports, in partnership with Samsung Electronics and AirportLabs has achieved another first in the region by rolling out an advanced cloud-based Flight Information...

DWC passenger terminal completion delayed to 2018

The completion date for new passenger terminal at Dubai’s Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC) has been pushed back to 2018. Dubai Airports, the owner and...




DDF to part-finance Concourse 4

Dubai Duty Free (DDF), the world's largest travel retail operation, will part-finance the development of a new concourse and terminal, part of the Dh28 billion expansion of Dubai International Airport, the world's fourth biggest international passenger hub, a top official said.

Emirates confirms $9bn widebody deal with Boeing

Emirates Airline has confirmed a new order for 30 777-300ER widebody aircraft from US manufacturer Boeing at the UK’s Farnborough Air Show. Emirates is the world’s largest operator of 777s and this latest order, adding to 71 777-300ERs previously ordered, affirms Emirates’ strategy to become a world leading carrier and to further establish Dubai as a central gateway to worldwide air travel,” said Emirates chairman and CEO Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al-Maktoum.

More diversions on Airport Road

Dubai: The Airport Road in Dubai will see more detours from the end of this month as expansion work on the busy thoroughfare gathers...


Emirates hires four banks for potential bond

Emirates airline has zeroed in on four banks — Deutsche Bank, Emirates NBD, HSBC and Morgan Stanley - for a potential dollar-dominated bond issue, the Dubai-based carrier said yesterday.