UAE allows opening of airports for limited flights

T-Mag Thursday 04/June/2020 11:03 AM
By: Times News Service
UAE allows opening of airports for limited flights

DUBAI: UAE has announced the gradual opening up of its airspace to allow operations of limited flights.

According to reports, the government has decided to resume transit flights by Etihad, Emirates, Fly Dubai and Air Arabia via Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah airports.

Welcoming the decision, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, president of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, CEO and chairman of the Emirates Group, said that Dubai airlines will soon announce resumption of passenger flights.

“We welcome the UAE authorities' decision to re-open UAE airports for all connecting travellers. @Emirates and flydubai will shortly announce the resumption of passenger flights to more cities with connections to, and through, Dubai," he tweeted.