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Dubai Int'l Airport eyes world No 1 spot by 2015

Dubai International Airport will surpass London Heathrow for passenger numbers and become the world's busiest by 2015, a senior Dubai Airports official said on Tuesday.

JCDecaux extends its partnership with Dubai Airports

JCDecaux SA, the outdoor advertising company in Europe and in the Asia-Pacific region, and worldwide, announced that its subsidiary JCDecaux Dicon has entered into a 10-year contract with Dubai Airports for the exclusive advertising concession at Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International (DWC), the brand new airport facility in Dubai (United Arab Emirates).

Al-Maktoum Airport opens to passenger traffic

Dubai Airports has opened Al-Maktoum International Airport to passenger traffic, eight months after launching cargo operations, the company said on Thursday. The airport is now open to receive helicopter and passenger aircraft with no more than 60 people on board, Dubai Airports said in an emailed statement.

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.

Will Emirates Emerge As The Biggest Buyer At The Dubai Airshow?

The carrier, which closed deals valued at $62 billion during the previous Dubai Airshow in 2011, is rapidly expanding and replacing its fleet as it grows its network.

Smartworld brings business benefits of H3C networks to enterprise customers in the Middle East

A next-generation ICT services provider, Smartworld is equipped with highly experienced teams of professionals that design, deploy and manage integrated infrastructure services across the region. Smartworld is based in Dubai World Central delivering advanced, standards-based network infrastructure solutions to enterprise customers in all industry sectors.
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Heathrow bomb claim drama costs Emirates $68,000

A man who claimed there was a bomb on an Emirates airline plane walked free from court despite admitting to being drunk on an aircraft, it was reported on Monday. Ronald Fowles shouted "you are all going to die" before being hauled off the plane, which was scheduled to fly to Dubai from Heathrow Airport in January.

Al Maktoum airport will fuel future growth

Dubai Launched to take Dubai's aviation growth forward by at least three decades, Dubai World Central - Al Maktoum International airport will be ready when Dubai's original airport, Dubai International, celebrates its 50th anniversary.

DP World readies for expansion

DP World is drawing closer to reviving its global investment plans after increasing its cash pile to almost US$3 billion (Dh11.01bn). After pushing down costs judiciously during the downturn, including trimming its global workforce by 5 per cent, the world’s fourth-largest ports operator is in a prime position to invest in new terminals where it sees the greatest untapped demand.


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