The United States said on Wednesday it would increase security at overseas airports with nonstop flights to the country, and US officials cited concerns al Qaeda operatives in Syria and Yemen were developing bombs that could be smuggled onto pla
Saudi Arabia plans to open special counters for expatriates at airports to speed up entry procedures, a senior Passport Department official said.
The move is part of the department's expansion plans, Col Mohammed Al-Hussain, s
Iraqi government is planning to invest $50 billion into the country's aviation sector to boost its infrastructure mainly in construction of new terminals, ATC / ATM, safety & security, IT support, maintenance, operations and all the segm
More than half of passengers would use their mobiles for flight status, baggage status and airport directions and by 2016 the majority of airlines and airports will offer these services, according to a study.
In total, 100 per cen
Yemen has reopened its international airports after a brief closure on Monday due to a strike by workers at the civil aviation authority, the transport minister told state news agency Saba.
Airports were closed earlier in the day
Luxury brands are stepping up the battle for travelling shoppers with more outlets at airports and on cruise ships, tapping into one of the fastest growing sections of the market that looks set to keep booming thanks to soaring numbers of Asian
Dubai Airports, operator of the emirate's aviation hub, has been named the ‘Employer of the Year’ at the Middle East HR Excellence Awards 2013 held in Dubai recently.
The award is given to a company or organi
Saudi Arabia's state airports operator has priced a 15.2 billion riyal ($4.05 billion) Islamic bond issue, a statement from the company carried by local press said, surpassing the firm's record-breaking debut sukuk in 2012.
In recent years, the countries of the GCC have collectively played host to millions of tourists, with arrival numbers increasing in most destinations. However, there is still a widening gap between the opportunity that these nations have in thei
Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia), the national carrier of the kingdom, is working on solutions to meet an estimated 25 million passengers on the carrier by 2020, said a top official.
Fleet size and the condition of facilities as we