Airports

Dubai International Passenger Numbers Climb 14.3%

November 29, 2012 0

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 October 2012, an increase of 14.3%, according to the monthly […]

Airline Focus

First Domestic Flight Takes Off from Abu Dhabi

October 5, 2012 0

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) marked the first domestic flight in the UAE on September 19, as Rotana Jet took off from Abu Dhabi International Airport at 10:00, bound for Fujairah International Airport. The carrier […]

Airports

Ras Al Khaimah Awards ARINC Major Contract

September 30, 2012 0

ARINC Inc has won a multi-million dollar, 10-year contract to implement multiple airport systems at Ras Al Khaimah International Airport, UAE.  The project, which involves the design, supply and installation of ARINC’s core suite of […]

Aircraft

First Domestic Flight Takes Off from Abu Dhabi

September 21, 2012 0

Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC) saw the first domestic flight in the UAE on September 19, as Rotana Jet took off from Abu Dhabi International Airport at 10:00, flying to Fujairah International Airport. Last week, […]

Airports

New Direction for Passenger Wayfinding at Dubai

September 19, 2012 0

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 extensive customer research and feedback, owner Dubai Airports, airlines, ground […]

Airline Focus

Etihad Airways Set to Expand in South America

September 18, 2012 1

Etihad Airways’ President and CEO James Hogan said that the airline is keen to expand its footprint in South America, adding that it is currently in discussions with South American-based carriers about potential commercial partnerships. […]

Air Cargo

Cargo Facilities at Dubai to Expand

September 18, 2012 0

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 by 2018. As part of owner Dubai Airports’ $7.8 billion […]

Airline Focus

Etihad Airways and RAK Airways Sign Codeshare

September 7, 2012 0

Etihad Airways and RAK Airways have signed an agreement to codeshare on five flight sectors including, for the first time, domestic flights in the UAE. The agreement, the first ever between two UAE carriers, will […]

Airports

Al Bateen Acting GM

June 18, 2012 0

Abu Dhabi’s private aviation airport Al Bateen Executive Airport, managed by Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), has named Yousif Hassan Al Hammadi as Acting General Manager.  Since May 1, he has led the day-to-day running […]

Airline Focus

Further Expansion for Etihad

July 6, 2011 0

Etihad Airways plans to expand its network in China with daily non-stop, return services between Abu Dhabi, UAE and Shanghai, subject to government approval. The announcement of the proposed services was made on July 6, […]