when DWC airport will start.
when DWC airport will start.jimmy 10/09/2011
- at DXB, T2: Flydubai, regional & other low-cost carriers;
- at DXB, T3: All Emirates and Qantas flights. 'Contactless immigration process' has recently started - planned to implement initially departures without immigration counters, and thereafter covering Arrivals. The immigration /smart gate process could be completed on-board of Emirates planes, prior to landing at Dubai Airport. Travelers can register their biometrics for smart gate passes.
Dubai World Central Airport DWC is located in Jebel Ali, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dubai World Central Airport's ongoing expansion work will reach a capacity of 26 million passenger annuall by 2018, and continue expansion work thereafter for some years to come, when it is to become the world’s largest passenger & cargo hub airport and is to complement the Dubai International DXB Airport - 40 km away - which will be linked by a high-speed train.
The new passenger terminal - 'Dubai World Central Terminal' - with a single level and covering an area of 66,000 square meters - is currently able to accommodate five million passengers annually (but isexpandable to 7M), It is served by an A380-capable runway and 64 remote aircraft stands and offers full retail & food concessions, as well as free high-speed WiFi service. The terminal offers the very latest in technology,
Present and future Airport Developments: A major phase of Al Maktoum Airport's continued terminal expansion totaling US$32 billion, is to be completed by 2018 - when it is to reach a capacity of 26M passengers annually and include terminal expansion, a new check-in hall with 64 check-in counters, new immigration hall with 55 border conrol counters; 12 more boading lounges, and expansion of present pulic hall, offices, commercial areas & baggage claim facilities.
The next phase is to be completed within six to eight years - when 120M passengers can be processed annually, and one hundred A380 aircraft can land/depart simultaneously. Innovative technology & efficient processes will be used in enhancing passenger experience.
DWC Airport is to be spread over an area of 56 sq.km, and is to eventually accommodate over 200 million passenger a year.
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