Dubai International Airport is set to surpass its projected passenger traffic target of 56.5 million in 2012.
Under the deal, BAE will deliver 12 Typhoon and eight Hawk aircraft to Oman’s armed forces starting in 2017.
The alliance includes switching Qantas’ hub to Dubai from Singapore for European flights.
Luxembourg bought the 35 per cent stake back for the original sale price of $117.5 million.
The deal will generate $242.70 million in revenue for the German carrier.
The civil aviation will also allow new carriers in an attempt to spur growth.
The Abu Dhabi-based airline is about to buy a stake in either Jet Airways or rival Kingfisher Airlines.
Take a look at the new Concourse A inside Terminal 3 of Dubai International.
A look at the new 500,000sqm Concourse A that has the capacity to handle 15 million passengers a year.
The new concourse A at Terminal 3 was tested by 1,000 volunteers.
Boeing’s Dreamliner 787 promises more efficient fuel technology and cleaner air for passengers.
The airline’s chief executive criticises Boeing as electrical faults force new 787 to remain on the tarmac.
Qatar Airways took delivery of the first of 60 Dreamliners last month with the third 787 joining the airline’s fleet a few days ago.
The additional widebody planes will help serve the carrier’s ongoing network expansion
Volatile oil prices and grey market competition are some of the main challenges that the regional business jet industry faces, says NasJet COO.
Traffic in the regional business aviation sector has risen 12 per cent in the past year.
Delta Air Lines is buying a 49 per cent stake in London-based Virgin Atlantic.
The Czech government said last week it was in early stage talks with Qatar Airways and Korean Air.
Dubai World Central is set to become the new hub for business aviation.
The Al Maktoum International airport was originally due to open for passenger traffic in March last year.
Qatar’s C-17s supported the NATO-led operation in Libya earlier this year.
The luxury jet operator recently placed an order for 56 new planes worth $7.8 billion with Bombardier.
The deal is worth an estimated $550.3 million, according to Indian press reports.
Combined with daily Manchester A380 services, the world’s largest A380 carrier will be sending 360 flights to and from the UK each month
The move reflects the increasing number of flights Emirates has on remote stands that are not connected to terminal airbridges – as well as the large number of premium passengers on board its widebody aircraft.
Its best-selling Falcon 7X features a 5,950nm range which can serve most city pairs demanded by business aviation travellers
Dubai Aerospace Enterprise had earlier ordered 10 747-8 planes and also has orders for seven 777 freighters.
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