Press Releases

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04/06/2020ADACSpecial transfer flights to commence linking 20 destinations through Abu Dhabi International Airport

​Abu Dhabi Airports will begin to welcome transfer passengers travelling through Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) from 10 June, 2020. Read More

12/05/2020ADACAbu Dhabi Airports supporting efforts to combat global COVID-19 pandemic

Abu Dhabi Airports is supporting global efforts to combat the COVID-19 pandemic by ensuring the safe, secure and efficient transport of essential supplies and equipment through Abu Dhabi International Airport, in addition to facilitating a number of repatriation and humanitarian flights. Read More

05/05/2020ADACAbu Dhabi Airports collaborates with UAE industry to develop and deploy new UAE made robotic technology to reinstate COVID- free environment

Abu Dhabi Airports has partnered with Tawazun Strategic Development Fund (TSDF) to launch the new CoDi BOT UGV (Unmanned Ground Vehicle), designed and manufactured by UAE-based company Marakeb Technologies, an affiliate company of TSDF, for the disinfection of viruses including COVID-19. Read More

03/05/2020ADACAbu Dhabi Airports first to welcome Etihad ‘Greenliner’ as aircraft’s base for more climate-friendly operations

Wizz Air, the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe and Europe’s greenest airline*, announced today five new routes from Abu Dhabi International Airport(AUH). The routes will connect the capital of United Arab Emirates with Budapest and Bucharest from June 2020 and with Cluj-Napoca, Katowice and Sofia from September 2020, subject to aviation activities being resumed in the respective countries. Wizz Air becomes the first European Low Cost carrier to launch flights to Abu Dhabi. Read More

08/02/2020ADACAirfield Lighting System upgrade completed at Abu Dhabi International Airport

Abu Dhabi Airports has successfully upgraded the Airfield Lighting System of the Southern Runway at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) to a CAT-IIIB system, joining a select group of international airports to have implemented the advanced technology. Read More

02/02/2020ADACAbu Dhabi Airports and The Emirates Red Crescent Authority sign new agreement to cooperate in charitable and humanitarian initiatives

Abu Dhabi Airports announces the signing of a cooperation agreement with The Emirates Red Crescent Authority (ERC) to enhance its role in community, charitable and humanitarian initiatives. The new agreement also defines frameworks of cooperation humanitarian services and fundraising and supports relevant government strategies at a local and international level. Read More

29/01/2020ADACAbu Dhabi Airports first to welcome Etihad ‘Greenliner’ as aircraft’s base for more climate-friendly operations

Abu Dhabi Airports has welcomed the arrival of Etihad Airways’ Greenliner at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), where it touched down following its journey from Boeing’s manufacturing and delivery center located in Charleston, South Carolina. Read More

30/12/2019ADACAbu Dhabi Airports welcomes winner of its World Routes Raffle competition to the UAE capital

Abu Dhabi Airports welcomed the winner of its World Routes Raffle competition to Abu Dhabi from Johannesburg at 05:20 GST this morning. The competition, designed to highlight Abu Dhabi as a unique global destination, was launched during Abu Dhabi Airports’ participation in the 25th edition of the World Routes Development Forum held in Adelaide, Australia in September 2019. Read More

21/12/2019ADACAbu Dhabi Airports awards top industry partners at annual celebration ceremony in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Airports held a special ceremony to recognize the contributions made by its local and international stakeholders on 18th December 2019 at the Ritz Carlton Abu Dhabi. The event demonstrated Abu Dhabi Airports’ continued commitment to its stakeholders, reflecting the airport group’s robust relationships with industry-wide partners. Read More

18/12/2019ADACDHL Express in collaboration with MGE & Abu Dhabi Airports strengthen partnership through major new expansion

Abu Dhabi Airports Free Zone Authority (ADAFZ), a wholly owned subsidiary of Abu Dhabi Airports, has signed an expansive 27-year Musataha Agreement with Middle East General Enterprises (MGE) to facilitate the presence of DHL Express in the Abu Dhabi Airports Free Zone (ADAFZ). Read More

17/12/2019ADACBahrain National Day celebrated at Abu Dhabi Airports

Abu Dhabi Airports has celebrated the National Day of Bahrain through a number of events and activities. Its celebration of the Kingdom’s National Day is in line with the organization’s aims of providing a world class passenger experience, alongside highlighting the close brotherly and historical ties between the UAE and Bahrain. Read More

13/12/2019ADACAbu Dhabi Airports welcomes new services from Jazeera Airways at Al Ain International Airport

Abu Dhabi Airports is pleased to announce that Al Ain International Airport (AAN) has welcomed Jazeera Airways new services from Kuwait International Airport (KWI) to Al Ain. Read More

12/12/2019ADACADDH announces proposed establishment of new low-cost airline In Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi Developmental Holding Company PJSC (“ADDH”) announced today that it has reached an agreement in principle for the establishment of a local airline in Abu Dhabi in partnership with Wizz Air Holdings Plc (“Wizz Air”), Europe’s greenest airline* and the largest low-cost airline in Central and Eastern Europe. The new airline will be Wizz Air’s first airline established outside of Europe. Read More

04/12/2019ADACAbu Dhabi Airports awards retail spaces at Midfield Terminal to Lulu Group

Abu Dhabi Airports has awarded two retail unit spaces in the upcoming new Midfield Terminal at Abu Dhabi International Airport to the Lulu Group (Lulu), a diverse conglomerate headquartered in Abu Dhabi with a strong retail presence in the UAE, the GCC and globally. Read More

27/11/2019ADACACI Exchange 2019 conference programme draws to a successful close

The conference programme for ACI Exchange 2019, hosted this week in Abu Dhabi by Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), has drawn to a close with the two-day agenda dominated by issues relating to sustainability and technology. Read More