Press Releases

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05/10/2017ADACAbu Dhabi International Airport welcomed 2.1 million passengers in July

Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) handled 2,138,458 passengers during the month of July 2017. Read More

04/10/2017ADACAbu Dhabi Airport Launches “Fann at AUH” Initiative

As part of its ‘Abu Dhabi DNA’ initiative aimed at introducing Emirati culture and heritage to passengers, Abu Dhabi Airports has launched its “Fann at AUH” program at the capital’s airport. The new initiative, which means “art in Abu Dhabi” in English, includes several local art projects that will cover various locations around the airport, in an endeavor to reflect the UAE’s identity and spirit through innovative and unconventional artwork. Read More

02/10/2017ADACAbu Dhabi Airports Employee nominated to represent UAE in Spartan Race World Championships

Abdulla Al Blooshi, Senior Manager Retail Concessions at Abu Dhabi Airports, is headed to Lake Tahoe in the USA, to take part in one of the world’s toughest endurance races. Read More

24/09/2017ADACSaudi Arabia’s flag displayed at Abu Dhabi International Airport’s tower

Abu Dhabi International Airport displayed the Saudi Arabian flag at one of its air traffic control towers in celebration of the National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, highlighting the strong bond that ties the people of these two great nations. Read More

19/09/2017ADACAbu Dhabi Airports achieves 65% increase in operating profit (EBIDA) so far this year with an 88% UAE national leadership team

Abu Dhabi Airports announced today that it has achieved 65% increase in earnings before interest, depreciation and amortization (EBIDA)/ operating profit during the January-August period this year compared to the same period in 2016. This announcement comes after the company’s executive team weekly meeting that took place at Al Ain International Airport last week, led by Abdul Majeed Al Khoori, Acting CEO of Abu Dhabi Airports. Read More

17/09/2017ADACAl Hilal Bank Partners with Abu Dhabi Airports’ VIP Terminal for Exclusive Memberships

Abu Dhabi Airports’ VIP Terminal, operated by National Aviation Services (NAS), the fastest growing aviation services provider in the emerging markets, signed a partnership agreement with Al Hilal Bank in Abu Dhabi, a progressive Islamic bank, to provide exclusive VIP Terminal access at Abu Dhabi International Airport to top-ranking customers. Read More

09/08/2017ADACAbu Dhabi Airports receives UAE’s first Aerodrome Flight Information Services Certification

Abu Dhabi Airports has been awarded the UAE’s first Aerodrome Flight Information Services (AFIS) certification from the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), for Sir Bani Yas Airport. Read More

07/08/2017ADACAbu Dhabi International Airport welcomed 1.7 million passengers in June

Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) handled 11,928.609 passengers between January 2017 and June 2017, compared to 11,848,359 during the same period last year, registering an increase of 0.7%. 1,763,103 passengers used the airport during the month of June 2017, registering a 5.3 % drop in traffic compared with the same month last year. Read More

30/07/2017ADACAbu Dhabi Duty Free welcomes The Estée Lauder Companies

Abu Dhabi Duty Free, in partnership with DFS Group, the world’s leading luxury travel retailer, has opened a new beauty boutique in Terminal 3 at Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH), hosting the new and prestige brands of The Estée Lauder Companies. Read More

15/07/2017ADACAbu Dhabi Airports Recruits Customer Happiness Ambassadors

Abu Dhabi Airports Company is holding a two-day recruitment event to find 75 Customer Happiness Ambassadors to work across the terminals at Abu Dhabi International Airport. Read More

03/07/2017ADAC10 million passengers through Abu Dhabi International Airport in 5 months

Abu Dhabi International Airport (AUH) handled in excess of 10.1 million passengers during the first 5 months of 2017, registering 1.8% increase in traffic compared with the same period in 2016. Read More

18/06/2017ADABCAbu Dhabi Airports Celebrates Zayed Humanitarian Day

On the occasion of Zayed Humanitarian Day, and in support of the Year of Giving, the Excellence, Happiness & Innovation Team within the Operations Division at Abu Dhabi Airports, along with senior management, distributed Iftar meals to arriving and departing passengers at Abu Dhabi International Airport. Read More

05/06/2017ADACDoha Flights Suspension

Abu Dhabi Airports confirms that all 10 daily flights between Abu Dhabi and Doha will be suspended Read More

04/06/2017ADABCAbu Dhabi Airports’ Free Zone grants its 200th License

Abu Dhabi Airports’ Free Zone (ADAFZ) is thriving as the destination of choice for businesses, as it issues its 200th trade license today to NATS. Read More

31/05/2017ADACAbu Dhabi Duty Free spreads the spirit of Ramadan

Abu Dhabi Duty Free is celebrating the Ramadan season with various activities and initiatives aimed at spreading the spirit of this holy month throughout the capital’s airport. Read More