Tag Archives: Dubai

Dubai’s Giant Step

Tom Allett describes how Dubai International Airport opened the world’s first A380 Concourse. As everybody knows, Dubai International (IATA: DXB) Airport’s passenger traffic has sustained … More ››

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A380 World First

Dubai Airports began the phased opening of Concourse A – the world’s first dedicated A380 facility – at Dubai International’s Terminal 3, with four of … More ››

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Refurbishment of DXB’s Terminal 1 to Begin

Just weeks after the A380 concourse opened, Dubai International Airport (DXB) plans to start work on a major refurbishment of its Terminal 1. The refurbishment … More ››

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Dubai Residents Test New A380 Concourse

Operator Dubai Airports conducted the first operational trial involving members of the public at the newly-built Concourse A – the world’s first purpose-built A380 facility … More ››

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Dubai International Passenger Numbers Climb 14.3%

Dubai International Airport (DXB) registered its second busiest month on record with 4.92 million passengers passing through the world’s fourth busiest international aviation hub in … More ››

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Successful Growth for ARINC

Caroline Cook attended the company’s twice-yearly briefing to catch up on its latest announcements. Communications, engineering and integration solutions provider ARINC International has had a … More ››

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New Direction for Passenger Wayfinding at Dubai

Navigating through Dubai International Airport, UAE, has become easier following the installation of a new alpha-numeric system for gate numbering and wayfinding. In response to … More ››

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Cargo Facilities at Dubai to Expand

Dubai International Airport’s cargo facilities are set to undergo a major modernisation and expansion programme that will see cargo capacity increase to 3.1 million tonnes … More ››

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New Emirates SkyCargo Service

Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates Airline, celebrated the inaugural flight of its new Far East and Australasia freighter route on September 12, 2011. … More ››

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Jebel Ali Cleared for Passengers

DUBAI’S NEW Al-Maktoum International Airport is unlikely to open to mainline passenger operations before the fourth quarter of this year, despite being given formal approval … More ››

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