Category: Dubai International Airport

  
Record Month at Dubai Airport

Dubai Airport Expansion

Dubai Airports has been given the go-ahead to launch a $7.8 billion expansion programme to boost capacity at Dubai International Airport from 60 million to 90 million passengers per year by 2018. With terminal expansion twice the footprint of London Heathrow Terminal 5, additional aircraft movements will be accommodated on the ground with the addition […]

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IndiGo Dubai Fares Announced

IndiGo Dubai Fares Announced

Indigo Announces Dubai Fares India’s low cost airline Indigo has just announced its UAE schedule, with flights between Dubai and Delhi commencing on 1st September with return fare prices starting at Dh816. The daily flight departs Dubai Airport at 10.15pm, arriving in the Indian capital of Delhi at 3.10am. Those waiting for the launch of […]

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Dubai Terminal 2 Airport Expansion

Dubai Terminal 2 Airport Expansion

Expansion at Dubai Airport Dubai Aviation City Corporation has invited contractors to submit tenders for the 3rd phase of expansion of Dubai International Airport. The DACC is inviting prequalification submissions for the superstructure, MEP (mechanical, electrical, and plumbing), SAS, finishes and site works for Dubai Airports Terminal 2 expansion. The project is a multi-phased addition […]

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Emirates Flights to St Petersburg

Emirates Flights to St Petersburg

Flights From Dubai to St Petersburg Emirates has announced that they are set to launch flights into Russia by introducing services to St Petersburg, which will become the most northerly point on emirate’s network. The port city, lying on the Baltic coast and sometimes referred to as Russia’s ‘Northern Capital,’ will be served from 1st […]

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Emirates Mobile Boarding Pass

Emirates Mobile Boarding Pass

Mobile Boarding pass by Emirates Passengers travelling with Emirates Airline are now able to scan their smartphones rather than paper slips at Dubai airport gates. Emirates, the Arab world’s largest carrier, has become the latest airline to introduce mobile boarding passes for customers equipped with internet-enabled phones or tablet devices. Emirates passengers travelling out of […]

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Emirates Launches European TV Campaign

Emirates Launches European TV Campaign

Emirates to Serve 23 of Europe’s Top 50 Airports Earlier this month, Emirates launched a new TV advertising campaign throughout Europe highlighting how its investment in the Airbus A380 super jumbo jet is generating healthy, long-term employment across many countries. This strategy is being interpreted as something of a charm offensive in light of recent […]

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Dubai To Geneva

Dubai To Geneva

Flights from Dubai to Geneva The 1st June 2011 saw Emirates expand its European network by adding Geneva to its list of destinations served from its hub at Dubai Airport. The daily flights from Dubai to Geneva will be operated by a combination of Boeing 777-200LR and Boeing 777-300ER aircraft. The aircraft will be consist […]

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Emirates Flights to Cairo

Emirates Flights to Cairo

Due to the demand for Emirates’ Dubai to Cairo route, the airline has decided to increase the flights they offer to 12 per week with flights operating twice a day, 5 days a week. The increase of the 3 weekly flights now offers greater support for both inbound and outbound passengers, as well as passengers […]

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Dubai Airports say no to Body Scanners

No Dubai Airport Body Scanners

According to the Director-General of Dubai Police’s General Department of Airport Security, Pilot Ahmad Mohammad bin Thani, Arab tradition considers body scanners a violation of human rights and sanctity which is one of the reasons why Dubai airports do not use body scanners. bin Thani said, “There are many other alternatives that can be used […]

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Flydubai to Kiev, Donetsk & Kharkiv

Flydubai to Kiev, Donetsk & Kharkiv

Flydubai is set to start 7 weekly flights from Septemeber this year to the following fast growing airports, Kiev, Donetsk & Kharkiv. The latest country to welcome Dubai’s rapidly expanding low cost airline, flydubai is the Ukraine. This week it was confirmed that Flydubai would begin flights to Donetsk, Kharkiv and Kiev Borispol which are […]

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Emirates Flights to Australia

Emirates Flights to Australia

Emirates have announced that they hope to increases flights from Dubai to Australia to 100 a week after seeing a 52% rise in profit for the year to $1.5bn. Emirates currently operate around 70 flights a week to Australia and under the current bilateral agreement, Emirates can operate up to 85 flights to Australia, however […]

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