Dubai International Airport

Dubai International Airport (IATA: DXB, ICAO: OMDB) (Arabic: مطار دبي الدولي) is the primary airport serving Dubai, United Arab Emirates and is the world's busiest airport by international passenger traffic. It is also the 3rd busiest airport in the world by passenger traffic, the 6th busiest cargo airport in world and the busiest hub for the Airbus A380. In 2015, DXB handled 78 million passengers, 2.51 million tonnes of cargo and registered 403,517 aircraft movements.

Dubai International is situated in the Al Garhoud district, 2.5 nautical miles (4.6 km; 2.9 mi) east of Dubai and spread over an area of 2,900 hectares (7,200 acres) of land. The airport is operated by the Dubai Airports Company and is the home base of Dubai's international airlines, Emirates and flydubai. The Emirates hub is the largest airline hub in the Middle East; Emirates handles around 65% of all passenger traffic and accounts for about 45% of all aircraft movements at the airport. Dubai Airport is also the base for low-cost carrier flydubai which handles 11.6% of passenger traffic at DXB. The airport consists of three terminals and has a total capacity of 75 million passengers annually. Terminal 3 is the second largest building in the world by floor space and the largest airport terminal in the world. As of January 2016, there are over 7,700 weekly flights operated by 140 airlines to over 270 destinations across all six inhabited continents.

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Special Hacjivah Dayimani has the hands and feet to thrill

Independent online (SA) 23 Sep 2020
He’s a special player ... Towards the end of last year, Dayimani, who was included in the Springbok Sevens side’s plans for the Cape Town leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series but missed out due to injury, made his first run-out for the SA Sevens Academy as the team won the Dubai International Invitational tournament. That was impressive ... @WynonaLouw ....

IPL 2020: Sandeep Lamichhane's journey from a trial at Delhi shopping mall to worldwide fame

The National 14 Sep 2020
When Sandeep Lamichhane walks back through the doors at the ICC Academy in Dubai Sports City for training with Delhi Capitals this week, happy memories are likely to come flooding back ... Back then, he was part of a Nepal side who were on a training camp in Dubai in the build up to important series lower down the international cricket ladder....

Indian swimmers confident of ticket to Tokyo Olympic Games

Gulf News 29 Aug 2020
Srihari Nataraj (100m backstroke), Khushagra Rawat (400m, 800m and 1,500m freestyle) and Sajan Prakash (200m butterfly) landed at the Aqua Nation Swimming Academy (ANSA) situated at the Swiss International School in Dubai’s Al Jaddaf area earlier this week, for an intensive ......

Dubai schools 2020: Your guide to fees, KHDA ratings and curriculum of each school

Gulf News 27 Aug 2020
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Textbook Tree: Dubai students start sustainable business selling used textbooks

The National 26 Aug 2020
When schools were closed down earlier this year as the pandemic took hold, Mehul Advani and Paavnee Misra – seniors at the Dubai International Academy – found they had a number of textbooks they no longer needed ... The duo realised other students could put them to better use ... The most popular ones are the International Baccalaureate books ... Read More....

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Gulf News 25 Aug 2020
The International Cricket Council (ICC) Academy grounds may have a buzz from Wednesday evening as the first two teams of Indian ... Speaking to Gulf News, Salman Hanif, Head of Cricket & Events of Dubai Sports City (including Dubai International Stadium & the ICC Academy) said....

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Gulf News 20 Aug 2020
Kota Reddy, Academic President, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Dubai Campus. “Global ranking, recognition, international collaborations, and research-based curriculum are some of ... Kota Reddy, Academic President, Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), Dubai Campus....

COVID-19: Dubai schools reveal formula for top rating in first online class checks

Gulf News 04 Aug 2020
Ambassador International Academy (AIA) was the only IB school in Dubai rated Developed in all 13 DLE ‘themes’, said Kamal Kalwani, vice chairperson of AIA and Ambassador Schools in Dubai and Sharjah ... Another “13/13” Developed school, GEMS Modern Academy, said its senior leadership ......

Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah - a look at the UAE venues that will potentially host 2020 IPL and their Covid readiness

The National 03 Aug 2020
Abu Dhabi Cricket has more ovals on the same site than Dubai ... The city delivered international sport during the most stringent lockdown time ... Dubai ... Dubai International Stadium ... There are none on site at Dubai International Stadium, but 4.5kms across Dubai Sports City, ICC Academy has some of the best cricket facilities in the world....

Welcome IPL 2020: Why the industry needs the IPL more than it needs the industry

Yahoo Daily News 26 Jul 2020
View photos. IPL 2020 is set to take place in the UAE. More. The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 is all set to start ... The countdown leading to their arrivals in the Dubai Sports City will begin in almost a month’s time. The state of the art Dubai Sports City has the Dubai International Stadium and the ICC Academy ... View photos ... More ... ​View photos ... More ... ​. ....

DPS vs ECB Dream11, Emirates DT10 Tournament: Team, Full Squad Dubai Pulse Secure vs ECB Blues Fantasy Tips July 24, 4:00 PM IST

Cricket Country 24 Jul 2020
With cricket resuming slowly but surely, Emirates D10 League 2020 is next and it starts on 24 July in UAE at two UAE venues, the ICC Academy Ground and Dubai International Cricket Stadium ... Dubai Pulse Secure vs ECB Blues Toss Time ... Dubai Pulse Secure (DPS)....

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