Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group

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  • Dubai: Dubai International Airport experienced one of the busiest days of the year on Friday with 280,000 passengers passing through its three terminals ahead of the Eid Al Adha long weekend from Saturday through to Tuesday.
  • The winner will receive AED 50,000 in equity-free funding, expert mentoring and tailored workshops from program partners, office space at the heart of Dubai Silicon Oasis and connections into a vibrant entrepreneurship.

  • Global Airport Leaders’ Forum (GALF), that takes place alongside Airport Show each year has broadened its portfolio by adding 2 new conferences for 2020: Passenger Experience and Future Ground Handling Summit.

  • Airport Show will be participating at interairport Europe in Munich from 8-11 October on stand number 2724 in Hall C6. Our team will be highlighting the major airport development projects globally and sharing information on how to connect with the key decision makers on these projects.

  • The 19th edition of Airport Show took place in Dubai in May brought together 7,171 Attendees from 89 Countries, increased visitor numbers by 10.56% and gathered 208 Buyers which resulted to an increased number of deals and strategic alliances between the participating companies.

  • Airport Show, which concluded after a three-day run at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC), climbed another step in its journey of success and broke all records in its 19 years history in terms of occupied exhibition space, number of country pavilions, exhibitors, hosted buyers and visitors.

  • The 19th edition of Dubai Airport Show, the world’s largest airport exhibition, witnessed the showcasing of new technologies and innovations in the aviation industry.

  • Sustainability, affordability, efficiency, and intramodal are key principals for the growth of the travel industry for decades to come.

  • DXB last year handled an average of 120,000 passengers daily in the peak time, with the processing time for immigration formalities taking a few seconds to process per passenger.

  • Dubai Police and AFSAC (ICAO AVSEC Training Centre) of Tunisia signed an agreement for sharing knowledge and infrastructure at their respective centres to train the police force working at airports.

  • Describing Dubai as the ‘City of Future’, a top government official has said the vision and leadership has been behind the continued growth and expansion of the aviation industry in the emirate and its amazing success story in a relatively short span of time.

  • Despite the fact that women are vastly under-represented in the aviation and aerospace sectors, they play a key role in the growth of the industry, and there has never been a better time for them to build a successful career in this industry and be part of the success story.

  • In her presentation at the Global Airport Leaders Forum (GALF) which kicked off as a co-located event at the 19th edition of Airport Show at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (D ...
  • DTP, aviation technology solutions provider, has signed a partnership agreement with Cirium, part of RELX PLC, a global provider of information-based analytics. The Cirium Partner Program is part of t ...
  • Dammam Airports Company (DACO) is embarking on a major expansion of its facilities and passenger and cargo handling capacities. Turki Abdullah Aljawini, CEO of DACO, said the expansion is aimed at inc ...
  • Technology giant Siemens is focusing on digital transformation for airports to make decisions without interruption and has established Digital Aviation Centre in Dubai. “We will be using Dubai as the ...
  • In his keynote address, Abdulqader Ali, CEO of Smartworld, the telecom provider for Dubai South and Managed Services provider for UAE government entities, said there will be 30 million Unmanned Aircra ...
  • Describing Dubai as the ‘City of Future’, a top government official has said the vision and leadership has been behind the continued growth and expansion of the aviation industry in the emirate and it ...
  • The Hi-Scan 6040 CTiX security screening system that uses computed Tomography technology for cabin baggage is being showcased.   The advanced detection capability offered byt CT eliminates the need to ...
  • Nokia is showcasing its innovative technologies, along with managed services for building highly reliable and secure mission-critical domestic as well as international aviation networking. These techn ...
  •  “With Vision 2020 and Vision 2030, we have lots of changes in the government to open up the tourism industry to make it attractive for foreigners. There are big expansion plans at the airports,” said ...
  • 'Ground Handling Logistics is a Saudi Arabian company with a strong commitment to deliver efficient, reliable, innovative and cost effective service and solutions in airport and aviation industry. The ...
  • DFS Aviation Services is a subsidiary of DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung, the German air navigation service provider (ANSP). DFS is responsible for one of the most complex airspaces in the world and handle ...
  • ADP Ingénierie, involved in designing greenfield airports and maintenance, has unveiled a Baggage Handling System (BHS) system design using virtual reality meant for airport operators who are willing ...
  • Con Korfiatis - CEO

    29 Apr 2019
    Con Korfiatis CEO 1. Tell us a bit about your career and how you came to work in the industry? I started my career as a chartered accountant and then a management consultant. In the course of being a ...
  • BSSTC.PL was founded in 2013 by science and technology enthusiasts, whose knowledge and competence enabled the process of implementation into the broadly understood advanced technology industry from t ...
  • His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, on Monday offici ...
  • Sustainability, affordability, efficiency, and intramodal are key principals for the growth of the travel industry for decades to come. This was stated by Paul Griffiths, Chief Executive Officer of Du ...
  • Cirium has welcomed leading aviation technology solutions provider DTP as the first member of its new Partner Program. You can learn more about DTP and Cirium on stand 5330 at Airport Show taking plac ...
  • Continuing the excellent work being done by ICAO, IATA and ACI so far, the Women in Aviation General Assembly, Dubai will highlight best practice to regional aviation HR leadership

  • Airport Show is excited to welcome 8 country pavilions to this year’s event. A premier line-up of exhibitors from China are joining us in the China Pavilion.

  • Dubai-based company is Arab leader in Border Control Smart Corridor to be a key attraction at B2B show Eyen and Smart Trolley also to be on display Gulf airports to handle 450 million passengers by 20 ...
  • We have created an easy access guide to quickly browse what is happening at Airport Show, Airport Security Middle East and ATC Forum this year.

  • CAPA’s Middle East-Africa Summit to be held in Dubai on 27/28- Apr-2019 comes at a very interesting time in the evolution of the Middle East and African markets.

  • Dubai, April 10, 2019: The 19th edition of Airport Show from 29 April - 1 May at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC) will see the participation of Saudi Arabia’s prominent ...
  • The Honeywell NAVITAS software suite makes end-to end airport management possible by connecting air and ground traffic control, airport operations, and maintenance.

  • The International Civil Aviation Organization - under its Aviation System Block Upgrade Free Route Operations module

  • Smiths Detection is shaping the future of aviation security with pioneering solutions.

  • dans will be showcasing a prototype of the Tower Simulator (TOSIM), the largest 360 degrees Tower Simulator in the World, utilized for training and procedural testing purposes.

  • 4th WIA Middle East General Assembly during Airport Show Speakers from GCAA, Boeing, Air BP, Safran and Honeywell Prince Fahd bin Mishaal Al-Saud, Chairman of GCC Aviation Authority and Sheikha Al Mas ...
  • The smart airport market in the Middle East region is expected to reach US$850 million by 2020

  • JEDDAH: Last year was a record for flights and passengers at the Kingdom’s airports, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported citing official statistics.
  • The powerful CEM Systems AC2000 Airport software and industry leading CEM Systems hardware is being installed at Bahrain International Airport to ensure the highest level of integrated security and as ...
  • Airport Show and its co-located events will be hosting a Gala Dinner event on the evening of day 2 for a networking event not to be missed. This is the perfect opportunity to join over 7,000 industry ...
  • We are excited to announce that emaratech will be presenting state of the art technology ‘Smart Corridor’ in Dubai at Airport Show on 29 April – 1 May. The unprecedented integrated technology of Pre-c ...
  • Day 1 of Global Airport Leaders Forum (GALF) will focus on ‘Smart Airports’. Exponential growth in the 21st century has thrusted the aviation industry to be sustainable and airports to be smart. Socia ...
  • Global air traffic passenger demand is projected to grow at 7%. On a global scale, passenger air travel is expected to maintain positive growth rates up to 2030. The increasing growth in the number of ...
  • The CAPA Middle East & Africa Aviation Summit , to be held on 29-30 April 2019, will examine commercial and operational issues affecting airlines and airports in Africa and the Middle East, focusing o ...
  • The number of new exhibitors joining Airport Show, ATC Forum and Airport Security ME for the first time are increasing each year. Read more about our latest new joiners below:   Airsafe Airport Equipm ...
  • 42 new international exhibitors tapping MENASA region; US$1.1 trillion airport infrastructure projects planned

  • Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi’s new Midfield Terminal will boost the aviation sector in the UAE rapidly, the CEO of Abu Dhabi Airports said on Monday. He, however, did not give a specific timeline when the new ...
  • Don’t miss the opportunity to see the likes of: emaratech and Smiths Detection presenting their cutting-edge solutions for the most advanced challenges facing airports this April.

  • Don’t miss the opportunity to see the likes of Rohde & Schwarz, Sew Eurodrive, Smiths Detection and ServiceMax presenting their cutting-edge solutions this April.

  • Don’t miss the opportunity to see the likes of: HungaroControl, Nokia, and IHSE presenting their cutting-edge solutions this April.

  • ATC market to be worth US$56.07 billion by 2022. In 2030, 1.85 million flights annually to and from UAE; 2.34 million aircraft movements at 36 ME airports in 2025.

  • Al Naboodah Construction Group (ANCG) – the construction division of Al Naboodah Group Enterprises – has announced that it will lead a record-time renovation upgrade to resurface the south runway at D ...
  • His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Shaikh Hamdan Bin Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Shaikh Ahm ...
  • We have a number of new exhibitors joining the events in Dubai for the very first time. Read about some of the new names joining the line-up this April.

  • Day 2 of GALF will bring together leaders from international ANSPs, airlines, airports and civil aviation authorities, to discuss the issues affecting regional airspace management.

  • The Airport Innovation Hub is a new initiative that creates a unique platform for new innovators in the industry.

  • Airport Show is delighted to announce that this year’s Live Seminar Stage is CPD accredited and will include a great line-up of experts discussing case studies, new products and more.

  • Better known for his role as the CEO of Dubai Airports, Paul Griffiths, will be playing the organ at the mass lead by Pope Francis on Tuesday, Feb. 5.

  • Vital signs of passengers coming into Dubai will soon be screened while they pass through smart gates equipped with thermal cameras at the airports. The upcoming 'Smart Health Tracks' are currently at ...
  • Dubai International Airport (DXB) retained its position as the world’s busiest airport for international customer numbers for the fifth consecutive year with annual traffic for 2018 surpassing 89.1 mi ...
  • Smiths Detection, Airport Show’s Gold sponsor has recently launched a new training centre in Dubai.

  • UK airports have asked Dubai for help in tackling its drone problem after runways at London’s Gatwick and Heathrow were both closed in recent weeks due to the remote controlled menace.

     

  • OCEM has recently announced its involvement in a brand-new airport strategically located in Mukah, Malaysia, the country’s first fully monitored LED airport.

  • For Dubai’s vibrant aviation industry, 2018 is another year of growth and expansion across all fronts as we march forward.

  • The revamped Global Airport Leaders’ Forum (GALF) will be back bringing a 3 day programme alongside Airport Show 2019.

  • In partnership with onPeak, we have secured discounted rates at a selection of Dubai hotels.

  • Aviation is a major priority for the government in Saudi, leading to an ambitious expansion plan at the flag carrier Saudia and the opening of massive new terminal at Jeddah Airport.

  • Security and safety technologies play a vital role in managing fast clearance checks for passengers. 

  • By 2018, traffic is projected to grow with another seven percent. On a global scale, passenger air travel is expected to maintain positive growth rates up to 2030.