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News » International » Dubai to create world’s largest airport » published 27 Mar 2016

Dubai to create world’s largest airport

A contract has been signed with Al Jaber LEGT Engineering & Contracting, paving the way for expansion of the passenger terminal building at Al Maktoum International Airport in Dubai.

"Today’s announcement marks a historic milestone in the journey of Al Maktoum International which is set to become the world’s largest airport,” said Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority

Al Maktoum International Airport will ultimately have the capacity to handle over 220 million passengers per year.

He: "Al Maktoum International is being designed to become an airport of the future. We are building a range of amenities and facilities that will increase capacity and significantly enrich the airport experience, making it an attractive proposition for airlines as well as passengers."

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This article was published on 27 Mar 2016 (last updated on 27 Mar 2016).

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