Dubai Airports’ statement on suspension of flights

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 exception of Tehran, have been suspended until further notice. All passengers arriving on direct flights from Tehran will receive thermal screening at the airport by Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and its Airport Medical Centre team. Customers affected by the suspension are urged to contact their airlines directly for details on rebooking.
  • The Kingdom of Bahrain has suspended all scheduled passenger flights to and from Dubai until further notice. Affected passengers are advised to check with their respective airlines for more details.