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Free taxi service lands inside DXB

Hailing a taxi is now something you can do inside the airport, as well as outside, thanks to the new taxiDXB service available in DXB’s Concourse B. The only difference is that taxiDXB is free. Launched with the aim of making the customer journey through DXB’s linear concourses easier, the fleet of 15 eight-seater buggies […]

The Middle East’s largest airport solar energy system is ready at DXB

Dubai Airports, operator of the world’s busiest international airport, and Etihad Energy Services Company (Etihad ESCO), a leading energy service company and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), have announced the successful installation of a solar energy system comprising 15,000 photovoltaic panels at Dubai International’s Terminal 2 – the largest at […]

DXB sets new record with 8.37 million customers in August

Dubai has 8.37 million reasons to celebrate after that number of customers passed through the world’s #1 international airport Dubai International (DXB) in August, setting a new global standard and surpassing the airport’s former record of 8.23 million set in August 2017. August marks the second consecutive month that DXB has crossed the eight million […]

Deliveroo and Dubai Airports launch the region’s first airport food delivery service

Deliveroo, the global leader in premium food delivery and Dubai Airports have launched the region’s first airport delivery service at Dubai International (DXB). The unique concept – named DeliverooDXB – is a customer-centric airport initiative that enables time-starved passengers to get freshly-prepared food delivered straight to their boarding gates within minutes of ordering. Passengers simply […]

Innovative airport sleep lounge ‘sleep ‘n fly’ opens at DXB

Passengers flying through Terminal 3 at Dubai International (DXB) now have more options to get some rest with the launch of the sleep ‘n fly lounge, offering a total of 27 pods and cabins. Scandinavian-designed for comfort and style, DXB’s new sleep lounge features 20 state-of-the-art ‘igloo’ sleep pods, plus seven premium double cabins with […]

Dubai International voted world’s best for layovers for second consecutive year

Dubai International has been voted for the second consecutive year as the world’s Best Airport for Layovers at the Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards Middle East at a ceremony in Dubai on Monday. Dubai was the top choice among the three final nominees chosen in the category by readers of the luxury travel publication, […]

Dubai allocates $3B for international airports expansion

The government of Dubai proposes $3 billion funding for the expansion of two international airports in Dubai, Dubai International Airport (DXB) and Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC).  The two airports are set for a capacity-boosting expansion that will enable them to serve up to 146 million passengers by 2025. DXB is the world’s largest international […]

Dubai Airports to increase A380 facilities at Dubai International

Dubai Airports has announced it has commissioned work on a project that will expand the number of A380 contact stands at Dubai International’s (DXB) Concourse C to enable the facility to accommodate Emirates’ growing fleet of superjumbos. The project will increase the number of Code F gates (A380 gates) at Concourse C from 3 to […]