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Middle East aviation market to grow to 414m passengers by 2035

The Middle East's aviation market will grow by 5 percent and will see an extra 258 million passengers a year on routes to, from...

Emirates launches direct Dubai-Copenhagen route

According to Emirates, the Danish capital will be serviced by a daily, non-stop connection with an Airbus A330-200 type aircraft, which can seat 237 persons. The new route makes Copenhagen the airline's 27th destination in Europe and 114th globally.
* Image Credit: Megan Hirons Mahon/Gulf News Archive * Dubai International Airport handled a record 4.7 million passengers in July. This was an increase of 400,000 over the previous month.

Dubai airport will be world's second busiest by November

According to a new study by the Centre of Asia Pacific Aviation (Capa), Dubai International — currently the world's fourth busiest international airport — will occupy the number two slot from November 2011 in terms of passenger numbers, with London Heathrow at the top, going by the aviation body's forward (winter) schedule.

Moody's Dubai World concerns lift

Moody's said yesterday its concerns over possible contagion from Dubai World, the troubled conglomerate, to DP World, the port operator that Dubai World owns, had been alleviated.

Diversions near Dubai Airport can cause delays in coming days

Dubai: Road works near Dubai International Airport this weekend could result in delays for people heading to the airport. Dubai’s Roads and Transport Authority (RTA)...

Passenger traffic at DXB up 7.4% in Q1

Passenger traffic at Dubai International (DXB) airport grew 7.4 percent during the first quarter of 2017, according to the latest figures released today. Dubai Airports...

Boeing forecasts 200,000 new aviation jobs in UAE, rest of Mideast

Dubai: Airlines in the UAE and the rest of the Middle East will require an additional 200,000 personnel to support the growing demand for...

Emirates A380 lands in Amman | Emirates Airline

Watch the Emirates Airbus A380 land at Queen Alia International Airport, Amman for the first time. The special one-off service on 25 September 2016...

Al Hokair to develop district near Saudi airport

Saudi Arabia-based real estate group Fawaz Abdulaziz Al Hokair Company has won a major contract to develop a commercial and entertainment district adjacent to...


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