Articles Tagged ‘DXB’

Malaysia Airlines resumes its route between Kuala Lumpur and Dubai

Malaysia Airlines resumes its route between Kuala Lumpur and Dubai

Malaysia Airlines re-launched its service from Kuala Lumpur Airport to Dubai Airport with daily frequency

Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways networks compared

Emirates, Etihad Airways, Qatar Airways networks compared

The Gulf’s MEB3 airlines continue to grow their global networks, with Qatar Airways closing the gap on Emirates in terms of destinations served non-stop. But Etihad Airways actually grew fastest, in the last 12 months, in terms of additional weekly departures from its hub. Download our free spreadsheet comparing the three carriers’ global networks.

flydubai launches its 10th destination in Saudi Arabia

flydubai launches its 10th destination in Saudi Arabia

flydubai inaugurates services from Dubai Airport to Madinah Airport in Saudi Arabia.


Passenger numbers up 2.6% on international flights from UK airports in 2013H1; Poland and UAE markets growing fast

Passenger numbers up 2.6% on international flights from UK airports in 2013H1; Poland and UAE markets growing fast

International air travel from the UK grew faster in the first half of 2013 than in the previous year. We look at individual country markets, and reveal which have grown fastest, and which have been shrinking. Plus we analyse which routes have helped stimulate the Polish and UAE markets.

London Heathrow to lose world #1 ASKs ranking to Dubai

London Heathrow to lose world #1 ASKs ranking to Dubai

Despite being at 99% capacity and with little sign of any additional runway capacity any time soon, London Heathrow is still the world’s busiest airport if measured by ASKs. We look to see which other airports make the Top 15 in this slightly unusual way of looking at airports.

Emirates makes Tokyo Haneda its third Japanese route

Emirates makes Tokyo Haneda its third Japanese route

Emirates launches Tokyo Haneda Airport as its third destination in Japan from Dubai Airport.


Muscat International Airport on course to pass 8 million passengers in 2013

Muscat International Airport on course to pass 8 million passengers in 2013

With 26 serving airlines other than national carrier Oman Air, clearly there is more to Muscat International Airport than being just the home-based carrier’s hub. Doubling in size in five years, a new 12 million annual passenger terminal will open next year to cater for its continued rapid growth.

flydubai launches flights to Hambantota in Sri Lanka and Salalah in Oman

flydubai launches flights to Hambantota in Sri Lanka and Salalah in Oman

flydubai inaugurates Hambantota Airport and Salalah Airport as its second destinations in Sri Lanka and Oman respectively from the airline’s Dubai Airport base.

MEB3 – Qatar and Etihad still envy Emirates’ sheer scale and scope

MEB3 – Qatar and Etihad still envy Emirates’ sheer scale and scope

For Qatar Airways, its operations to North America are only the fifth most important region for the airline, despite the fact it is still starting plenty of new routes, including its Chicago service which launched last month, as well as recently announcing its plans for daily flights to Philadelphia.


flydubai launches flights to the Tajik capital Dushanbe

flydubai launches flights to the Tajik capital Dushanbe

flydubai inaugurates new route from its Dubai Airport base to Dushanbe Airport in Tajikistan.

flydubai starts flying to Osh in Kyrgyzstan

flydubai starts flying to Osh in Kyrgyzstan

flydubai commences services from its Dubai base to Osh in Kyrgyzstan

flydubai launches fifth Russian destination (Mineralnye Vody) and connects Dubai with Juba in South Sudan

flydubai launches fifth Russian destination (Mineralnye Vody) and connects Dubai with Juba in South Sudan

flydubai starts flights from Dubai to both Mineralnye Vody (Russia) and Juba (South Sudan).