Global Airport Leaders’ Forum and The Airport Show 2018 Dubai

Global Airport Leaders' Forum and The Airport Show 2018 Dubai

Global Airport Leaders’ Forum and The Airport Show 2018 Dubai: CAPA’s Global Airport Leaders’ Forum takes place at the world’s leading airport event, The Airport Show in Dubai this May 7-9. The venue is the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center (DICEC), approximately a 15-minute drive from Dubai International Airport. Here is the latest ops info for DXB. 

Dubai International Airport
  • IATA: DXB
  • ICAO: OMDB
  • Latitude / longitude: N 25° 15.2′ E 55° 21.9′
  • Magnetic variation: 1.4°E
  • Elevation: 62′
  • Fuel: 100LL, Jet A-1
  • Time Zone Info: GMT+4:00 no DST
Operational Information 
  • Private flights require landing permits but not overflight permits
  • Non-scheduled commercial flights require landing but not overflight permits
  • Slot approval requested 24-hours in advance is preferable to attain desired slots
  • Peak hours: AM hour from 0100z – 0700z & 1700z – 2200z
  • The best opportunity for arrival and departure slots is between 1000Z – 1400Z
  • Overnight parking can be difficult to obtain for medium and wide-body aircraft non-scheduled operators
  • Parking is subject to availability
Accommodation

Hotels near the event:

  • Emirates Grand Hotel
  • Conrad Hotel
  • The H Hotel
  • The Apartments Dubai World Trade Center

Hotels near the airport:  

  • Intercontinental Dubai Festival City
  • Crowne Plaza Dubai Festival City
  • Le Meridien Dubai
  • Dubai Airport Hotel
Ground Transport

Dubai is well serviced by the Dubai Taxi Corporation. Click here to calculate the cost of a fare.

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Flights Ops to Dubai World Central (DWC)

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