Airspace around the Dubai International Airport was closed for about half an hour this morning due to unauthorised drone activity resulting in a number of delays at the airport, a Dubai Airports statement said.
The airspace was cl
London's Heathrow Airport handled a record 7.34 million passengers in August, with traffic to Middle East rising by 9.1 per cent year-on-year helped by increased use of larger aircraft.
Heathrow, which is battling Gatwick for
Global airport traffic grew at its fastest rate last year since 2010, rising 6.4 per cent to 7.2 billion passengers, according to data published on Friday by an international trade association representing airports.
Emirates is anticipating high passenger traffic on its flights this upcoming weekend, with 160,000 travellers expected to pass through Emirates Terminal 3 from September 8 to 10.
Consistently high passenger loads from Dubai is als
Air passengers were facing lengthy delays in Britain on Tuesday after a computer glitch hit British Airways check-ins and protesters from "Black Lives Matter" forced their way on to the runway of London City Airport.
Turkish Airlines suffered a loss of 656 million lira ($224.02 million) in the second quarter, having posted a net profit of 661 million lira in the same period a year earlier.
Its sales in the second quarter rose to 7.1 billion li
Abu Dhabi International Airport has made it mandatory for passengers to register their passports for electronic use to improve passenger flow at the facility, said a report citing an announcement made by Abu Dhabi Airports Company.
Abu Dhabi Cruise Terminal is playing a prominent role in expanding the emirate’s tourism industry, having recorded a 16 per cent increase in passengers and 20 per cent increase in vessel calls during the 2015/2016 cruise season.
Turkish Airlines, Europe's fourth-biggest carrier, on Monday said its passenger numbers rose 7.8 per cent to 25 million people in the first five months of the year.
The flag carrier also said in a filing to the stock exchange
Malaysia Airlines said on Sunday that passengers and crew on a flight from London to Kuala Lumpur suffered minor injuries because of severe turbulence.
Malaysia Airlines flight MH1, carrying 378 passengers and crew, experienced &q