Articles Tagged ‘DXB’
Last week’s winners of the ‘Arch of Triumph’ racked up the biggest score of the competition so far. Quite rightly the fire crews at Dubai Al Maktoum are proud of one of the first awards that the fledgling airport has received.
Aircraft size is growing at Europe’s busiest airports; Heathrow passes 200-seat mark, but ranks only 27th in world
Runway capacity is an issue at many of Europe’s busiest airports. We analyse aircraft size data for the last decade and reveal which of Europe’s top 20 airports have seen the biggest growth in average aircraft size. We also reveal which two European airports beat Heathrow’s figure and which airports lead the global rankings.
Emirates joins sister airline flydubai to become airline #5 serving Kiev and Dubai, and #4 flying into Boryspil.
Emirates launches flights from its Dubai hub to Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan.
SpiceJet launches daily flights from Madurai to Dubai using 737-800s – second international route from Madurai after Colombo.
PAL Express inaugurates service from Manila to Dubai.
Transaero Airlines launches four routes to Dubai; adds Bukhara from Moscow Vnukovo.
The legendary Boeing 747 may have been trumped as the world’s largest passenger aircraft by the creation of the Airbus A380, but there are still plenty of them operating around the world. We reveal at which airports you are most likely to see one, and where you no longer will. We also reveal the top […]
Emirates connects Conakry in the Republic of Guinea to its Dubai hub.
Emirates launches two new services with Milan Malpensa Airport to New York JFK Airport; plus Dubai Airport to Clark Airport in the Philippines.
flydubai links Dubai with Rostov-on-Don airport with twice weekly flights. Indirect competition from Air Arabia.
Cebu Pacific starts long-haul services with A330s. First route from Manila to Dubai will compete with Emirates.