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Zivile Zalagenaite

Dubai airport disrupted by floods day before holiday rush

Heavy rain has disrupted operations of the Dubai International Airport (DXB). While flights are departing and arriving with “minimal” disruption, passengers are still advised to leave extra time for journeys to and from the airport. The announcement comes just a day prior to the expected beginning of the holiday rush period. ...


AeroTime Team

Water salutes gone wrong: UAE issues verdict in Saudia’s case

When pilots landed Saudi Arabian Airlines Airbus A320 at Dubai International Airport (DXB), they had no idea that the flight was going to be greeted with a water salute. Even less so, that the welcoming fanfare will blow open one of the emergency exits and inflate the slide ramp, injuring a passenger along the way....


AeroTime Team

Dubai International retains world top position for 4th year

It was announced on September 11, 2018, that Dubai International Airport (the United Arab Emirates) retained its position as the world’s number one international airport for the fourth consecutive year in 2017, with annual traffic exceeding 88.2 million passengers....


Zivile Zalagenaite

Dubai airport to close southern runway for 45 days

Dubai International Airport (DXB) issued a statement on February 26, 2018, revealing plans to close one of two runways to upgrade during a period of 45 days in 2019. The closure of the southern runway at the world’s busiest airport could mean an approximately 43% reduction in capacity, airport’s spokesperson told The Independent. DXB handles roughly 1,100 aircraft movement per day, operating 24/7....


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Dubai Airport to Replace Security Checks With Face-Scanning Tunnels

The Dubai International Airport has developed a new virtual aquarium tunnel to make the security check process far more appealing....


Yulius Yoma

Dubai Airport, pax up by 7.4% in 1Q 2017

Dubai International Airport ‘s (DXB) passenger traffic climbed 7.4% during the first quarter of 2017 to 22,496,596 compared to 20,948,690 recorded during the same period last year, according to traffic results released by Dubai Airports, April 25, 2017....


Yulius Yoma

Dubai airport, pax up by 8.8% in February 2017

Passenger traffic at Dubai International (DXB) continued to grow steadily in February rising 8.8% year over year to 6,948,157, according to the monthly traffic report issued by Dubai Airports....


Yulius Yoma

Dubai Airport, pax up by 9.7% in January 2017

Dubai International Airport (DXB) announced the passenger traffic rose 9.7% to 8,037,008 in January 2017, up from 7,327,637 year over year....


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The World's Busiest Airport

Dubai Airport handled 83.6 million travellers in 2016, new figures have shown, making it the busiest in the world in terms of international passengers....


Yulius Yoma

Dubai Airport reaches 83.6M international pax in 2016

Dubai International Airport (DXB) announced that it has recorded the international passenger traffic of 83.6 million people in 2016. The airport claimed that it retained its title as the world’s number one airport for international passengers....