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Dubai International Airport


Dubai International Airport is unquestionably one of the leading airports in the world. Dubai International Airport is also one of the quickest expanding growing

airports around the globe. Dubai International Airport is located roughly 5 kilometers away from the city center of Dubai. Dubai International Airport welcomes over 100 different domestic and international airlines. Experts forecast that within the next few years Dubai International Airport will accommodate over 50 million airline passengers yearly.

Dubai International Airport has recently been renovated and enlarged as the local authorities have attempted to raise the quality of the facilities at Dubai International Airport even further. The cost of this massive expansion was around 2 billion dollars. An international flower center and flower auction is also currently planned so that flowers can be sold at a Dutch style flower auction and flowers can be arranged and sorted before getting shopped to destinations around the world.

Dubai International Airport has two central airport terminals and a third terminal will be added shortly. The major international airlines have flights arriving and departing from Terminal. Terminal 1 at Dubai International Airport is also known as the Sheikh Rashid Terminal. Terminal 1 at Dubai International Airport has 25 different gates and actually consists of 5 different levels.

Passengers arriving or departing from the Sheikh Rashid Terminal cal also find a variety of services including a post office, banks and ATM machines as well as a number of food and beverage outlets, Duty Free Shops and a hotel to name but a few of the facilities present. Passengers at this terminal at Dubai International Airport will also encounter a great passenger clearance system. This system allows passengers to clear the Dubai airport customs by using a special card swiping machine which registers all the information of the passengers.

Terminal 2 is less modern and is smaller than the Sheikh Rashid Terminal which is the largest terminal of the international airport of Dubai. The number 2 terminal of the Dubai International Airport is mostly used by charter airlines, business jets and by regional airlines from neighboring countries. 


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