Dubai Airports, together with Dubai Police General Department of Security, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Airports Council International (ACI) to become part of their joint initiative on Smart Security.
Dubai Airports announced it has completed, what it claims to be, the world’s first Tier III certified Modular Data Centre Complex (MDCC). The new facility was designed to provide a stable environment for Dubai Airports to host its private cloud.
Dubai Airports, operators of the world’s busiest airport for international passenger traffic, Dubai International, has joined the rest of the emirate’s aviation community in signing a pledge to purchase green-only vehicles.
H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, crown prince, Dubai, unveiled classification plates rating the Al Majlis VIP Service and Terminal 3 at Dubai International as five-star service facilities under the Global Star Rating Programme.
Dubai Airports, in collaboration with Mawaheb from Beautiful People – a local art studio for the determined ones, opened an art gallery at Dubai International’s Concourse D on November 29.
Aiming to provide better connections between the Middle East and Australia, Emirates has unveiled plans to introduce a fourth daily service between Dubai International and Sydney Airport, effective from March 25, 2018.
Aiming to constantly enhance travellers’ experience, Dubai International has teamed-up with content provider ICFLIX to offer passengers free movie and television show streaming on their devices.
According to Airports Council International Asia-Pacific, Middle Eastern airports saw a year-on-year increase of 4.1 percent in passenger traffic in May, while the amount air freight grew 10.8 percent.
Dubai Airports revealed that in the first half of this year (H1), the number of passengers that passed through Dubai International surpassed 43.05 million, up 6.3 percent year-on-year.
Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Dubai Air Navigations Services announced that in June, a total of 41,589 aircraft movements were recorded in Dubai and the Northern Emirates airspace.