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Middle East ‘mega airport’ project to showcase at Airport Show

12 April 2016 | By Katie Sadler, Digital Content Producer, International Airport Review

The Al Maktoum International Airport construction project will be highlighted at this year’s Airport Show following a signed agreement for the first phase of a project which will see annual capacity rise to 26.5 million by 2025.


Dubai World Central: The world’s largest airport in the making

28 July 2015 | By Khalifa Al Zaffin, Dubai Aviation City Corporation’s Executive Chairman

Around 50km southwest of Dubai International Airport, a brand new city is rising, and at the centre of this city is an airport that aspires to become the world’s largest upon completion. Dubai Aviation City Corporation’s Executive Chairman Khalifa Al Zaffin explains how it plans to achieve this goal...


Managing the world’s largest A380 operation in Dubai

28 May 2015 | By

Imagine offloading over 500 passengers, their luggage, and up to 38 unit load devices (ULDs) from an Airbus A380 aircraft so it’s ready to welcome 500 more passengers, their luggage and another 38 ULDs. Now imagine doing that more than 50 times a day. In Dubai, that’s the reality for…


Dubai Airports: Connecting the world

14 October 2014 | By Lorne Riley, Dubai Airport

Lorne Riley outlines Dubai Airports' ambitious expansion programme which, when complete, will see Dubai International and Dubai World Central-Al Maktoum International Airport’s joint capacity reach in excess of 200 million passengers per year.