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...

Dubai Airports discusses 2017-2025 plan with its strategic partners

Strategic partners are on top of Dubai Airports priorities regarding its strategic plan 2017-2025 to achieve their aspirations of making Dubai International Airport an...

From Emirates SkyCargo With Love | Emirates SkyCargo

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates airline, has unveiled a unique decal featuring a rose on one of its Boeing 777-F freighter aircraft...

Passenger traffic at DWC surges 84.5% in 2016

Passenger traffic at Dubai World Central (DWC) witnessed a strong surge in 2016, climbing 84.5 per cent according to the traffic report issued by...

Emirates slashes fares on routes to US, rekindling Open Skies tension

Emirates is cutting fares on US routes in a move likely to stoke fresh tensions with American rivals. It comes just two days after Emirates...

UAE needs to ‘open’ military airspace for commercial use, says expert

The UAE will have to open up more military airspace for civilian aircraft to help ease air traffic congestion and allow airports meet their...

Dubai Int’l growth seen slowing to 2025 due to capacity limits

Dubai International Airport, the hub for Emirates airline, expects passenger growth to slow over the next eight years due to capacity limitations, the operator's...

Nakheel to open new Avani hotel in Dubai

Dubai master developer Nakheel and Thailand’s Minor Hotels have signed a management agreement for a new 372-room hotel to be constructed at Ibn Battuta...

3D-printed interiors for Etihad

Siemens, Strata Manufacturing and Etihad Airways will work together to develop the first 3D-printed parts for aircraft interiors in the Middle East and North...

Etihad CEO Hogan to Go as It Battles Losses at European...

Etihad Airways announced the exit of long-time chief executive officer James Hogan and will review the web of holdings he created in other airlines as the...

Dynamic Dubai

Dubai is among the most dynamic cities in the world, according to JLL’s City Momentum Index (CMI) 2017 report. The annual report looks at...

Palazzo Versace Dubai opens its ‘ultimate luxury retreat’ The SPA

Spa-goers across the UAE and beyond will be keen to know Palazzo Versace Dubai has opened The SPA. Located on the ground floor of the...

Bvlgari’s Dubai hotel confirms a Q4-17 opening

Dubai: Dubai’s offshore is going to wear a new sparkle — the city’s first, and only, Bvlgari-branded hotel is to open in the fourth...

Emirates may bring ‘superjumbo’ Airbus to Dublin

Dubai-headquartered Emirates airline is considering deploying the world's biggest airliner - Airbus's A380 - on the Dublin-Dubai route. This comes as the airline is faced...

Emirates’s latest perk for first-class passengers? Seaweed-infused pyjamas

What does a first class flight ticket get you these days? À la carte menus, seats that transform into beds, dinky designer toiletries… and a...

Emirates launching new Newark, NJ, service via Athens

Emirates on Monday announced that it will be launching a new daily service from Dubai to Newark Liberty International Airport via Athens on March...

Emirates set to launch ‘fifth freedom’ route to US via Athens

Emirates on Monday announced it will launch a new daily service from Dubai to Newark Liberty International Airport, via the Greek capital city of...

Emirates confirms staff restructure

Dubai-based Emirates airline has confirmed a restructuring of staff has seen some jobs become redundant. The airline declined to comment on the number of positions...

As Dubai World Central utility grows, will PaxEx improve?

An airport with almost no flights and more staff than passengers is rarely a sign of success. But such initial shortcomings will not stop...

Predictions 2017: Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths

At Dubai Airports thinking long-term is an occupational necessity. Infrastructure development takes time. It starts with identifying requirements over a 10-15-year horizon based on...