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2021
21
February
2021
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai International (DXB) has boosted its international connectivity with the launch of scheduled services by Belarusian national carrier Belavia Airlines. The airline’s inaugural flight from the Belarusian capital city of Minsk arrived at DXB’s Term...
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15
February
2021
| 06:17 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai International (DXB) made positive strides towards recovery after a challenging year with a total of 25.9 million customers travelling through the airport in 2020, a decrease of 70% compared to 2019.The airports official annual traffic figures, ...
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02
February
2021
| 11:02 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai International (DXB) further bolstered its connectivity to the subcontinent with the launch of the US-Bangla Airlines flights between the Bangladeshi capital city of Dhaka and Dubai on February 1.The inaugural flight from Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjala...
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28
January
2021
| 12:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Further to the announcement made by the UK government on Thursday 28 January, direct flights between the UAE and the UK have been temporarily suspended. The suspension comes into effect for all flights that were scheduled to arrive after 13:00 UK tim...
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04
January
2021
| 12:15 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports, operator of Dubai International (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC), and GMR Hyderabad (GMR-HYD) have joined forces to create a Covid-19 vaccine distribution corridor.Home to 88 global airlines including Dubai's flagship carrier Emira...
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2020
31
December
2020
| 11:21 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports is gearing up for an upsurge in the number of passengers expected to pass through Dubai International (DXB) over the next few days. From January 1-7 an estimated 545,000 passengers are expected to use DXB, with January 2nd and 3rd bein...
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13
December
2020
| 15:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports welcomed El Al’s first scheduled inaugural flight from Tel Aviv to Dubai International (DXB) on the morning of Sunday, December 13. The national carrier of Israel will operate up to 14 weekly flights between the two destinations using ...
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02
December
2020
| 10:22 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai International (DXB) has added a new member to its airline family with the historic arrival of Israeli carrier Israir’s inaugural flight from Tel Aviv on Tuesday.Flight 6H 663, which departed Tel Aviv-Yafo at 10.00 AM local time arrived at DXB a...
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11
November
2020
| 11:40 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports, operator of Dubai International (DXB) and Dubai World Central (DWC), received a delegation of representatives of Israeli airlines El Al, Israir and Arkia at its corporate offices at DXB on Tuesday morning. The delegation’s visit follo...
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11
October
2020
| 12:00 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai International (DXB) added more choice and connectivity for customers travelling between Dubai and Egypt with the commencement of Egyptair flights between Alexandria and Dubai on Friday. Egypt's national carrier is now operating three weekly ...
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01
October
2020
| 15:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports today marked the 60th anniversary of the official opening of Dubai International (DXB). The occasion celebrates a remarkable success story driven by Dubai Airports’ ‘future forward’ thinking that has seen DXB emerge as the world’s lead...
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22
September
2020
| 11:30 Europe/Amsterdam
Saudi Arabia's 90th National Day celebrations started a few days earlier for travellers at DXB with the resumption of scheduled flights between Dubai and multiple cities across KSA on September 20. Saudi Arabia was DXB's second largest destination...
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13
July
2020
| 09:42 Europe/Amsterdam
As part of its preparations for the ramp up of passenger flights, Dubai Airports has announced a strategic partnership with OSN, the region’s leading entertainment provider, to give passengers at Dubai International (DXB) complimentary access to OSN’...
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12
July
2020
| 07:29 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports today (July 9) welcomed the resumption of scheduled operations by foreign carriers at Dubai International (DXB). A total of 13 international airlines resumed scheduled flights this week as Dubai opened its skies and arms to tourist...
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21
June
2020
| 11:09 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports today (June 18) published guidelines for departing, arriving and connecting customers through Dubai International (DXB) as operations continue to ramp up. The information, which is available to view on the Dubai Airports and DXB soc...
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15
June
2020
| 10:56 Europe/Amsterdam
Personal protection on the move – Dubai International (DXB) has made it convenient for travellers to purchase personal protective equipment (PPE) on the go with the installation of two PPE vending machines at the airport. Located in the departure are...
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15
June
2020
| 10:55 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports today (May 21) confirmed its readiness to support the resumption of scheduled operations by Emirates airline at Dubai International (DXB). All flights will operate from DXB’s Terminal 3 and those travelling are required to wear the ...
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15
June
2020
| 10:25 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths today (May 14) confirmed that while the airport operator is taking appropriate measures to control costs, optimise liquidity, facilitate cargo and repatriation flights and prepare for a timely and proportionate activ...
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15
June
2020
| 10:20 Europe/Amsterdam
The united efforts of service partners across Dubai’s aviation sector, embassies and UAE government authorities have helped 37,469 people to safely return to their homes on 312 special repatriation flights operated by 54 airlines even as normal passe...
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15
June
2020
| 10:10 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports is working closely with its aviation and commercial partners and is planning for a gradual remobilisation once travel restrictions relating to the COVID-19 pandemic are lifted. Under a business stabilisation framework, aviation partner...
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15
June
2020
| 10:01 Europe/Amsterdam
Stranded passengers provided rooms in Dubai hotel after putting in place thorough precautionary measures . Efforts stepped up to find solutions for remaining stranded passengers. ...
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04
May
2020
| 11:47 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai Airports has highlighted the crucial role of the Airport Fire Services in supporting the smooth operation and growth of its airports by providing a safe airport environment. As operator of Dubai International (DXB), the world’s busiest airport ...
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09
April
2020
| 11:36 Europe/Amsterdam
Dubai International (DXB) has moved quickly to facilitate an increase in the number of cargo operations to increase the volume of perishables and pharmaceuticals as its cargo and logistics operations work with freight operators and service partners t...
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18
March
2020
| 15:39 Europe/Amsterdam
President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority Chairman of Dubai Airports   Chairman and CEO of Emirates Group ...
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16
March
2020
| 10:58 Europe/Amsterdam
Paul Griffiths is CEO of Dubai Airports, with the responsibility for the operation and development of Dubai International (DXB) – the world’s busiest airport for international passengers, as well as Dubai World Central (DWC).Paul joined Dubai Airport...
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15
March
2020
| 10:29 Europe/Amsterdam
In 1999, when His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Dubai Airports envisioned creating leadership at every level across what was then Dubai Department of Civil Aviation, HE Jamal A...
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04
March
2020
| 09:00 Europe/Amsterdam
His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Airports, inaugurated the Airport Operations Control Centre (AOCC), the nerve centre of Dubai International (DXB) – the world’s busiest international airport with 86.4 million inte...
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25
February
2020
| 05:00 Europe/Amsterdam
To be attributed to a Dubai Airports spokesperson  Dubai Airports can confirm:     Based on the directives received from the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) All flights to and from the Islamic Republic of Iran, with the...
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16
February
2020
| 20:00 Europe/Amsterdam
DXB customers travelling between Dubai and Kolkata – India’s cultural capital and the political capital of the Indian state of West Bengal, now have more choice following the launch of daily direct services by Indian low-cost carrier Indigo. Indigo l...
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11
February
2020
| 08:49 Europe/Amsterdam
DUBAI, UAE: February 11, 2020: Dubai World Central (DWC) registered a surge in customer numbers in 2019 with annual traffic exceeding 1.6 million (+81.5%) during 2019. The sharp increase in customer numbers was primarily the result of the relocation ...
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