LEFT-LEANING  This is why you should always pick the security line on the left at the airport
Expert travellers have revealed how choosing the correct queue ahead of your flight can make a massive difference during peak times. The stress of air travel often means we try to rush through security checks without paying much attention, but this could actually cause travellers to get stuck in slower queues. According to expert travellers, we subconsciously pick which side to line up on dep...
DXB ‘Smart Tunnel’ Set to Go Live by End-Summer 2018
A new smart tunnel which is expected to reduce passport control procedures to just 15 seconds will be installed at Dubai International Airport by the end of next summer. Dubai Media Office said the system, which uses iris recognition technology, will be rolled out in DXB’s Terminal 3. Passengers will have to first stand in front of the tunnel and before walking through for facial recogni...
DXB Passenger Traffic Hits 7.2 Million in September
Passenger traffic at Dubai International Airport (DXB) reached 7.2 million in September, according to new statistics from Dubai Airports. According to the data, the airport reached 7,215,182 passengers in September, 1.7 percent more than the 7,094,738 that went through the airport during the same period in 2016. The softening of the growth, Dubai Airports said, was due to the splitting o...