Dubai International Airport’s Transformation Over the Last 50 Years Is Absolutely Amazing

Dubai International Airport’s Transformation Over the Last 50 Years Is Absolutely Amazing

by Ali Khalifa

  Over the past 50 years, the emirate of Dubai has been in constant progress towards enhancing itself, and surprising the world with different things every single year. So it doesn’t come as a surprise that their airport has become some sort of utopia. The DXB terminal is swiftly rising to become one of the best […]

2 Hours Long Power Cut at Cairo International Airport Causes Outrage

2 Hours Long Power Cut at Cairo International Airport Causes Outrage

Last weekend, everyone has been on edge after our country has once again failed at something extremely, well, basic. Last Thursday, a two-hour-long electricity outage took place at Cairo International Airport’s Terminal 3. A security catastrophe like no other — especially that emergency generators failed to supply electricity during those two long hours.     […]

Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

Over 200 British Passengers Evacuate a Flight in Hurghada International Airport

This morning, July 19th 2017, 251 British tourists were evacuated from a flight in Hurghada International Airport. The flight was heading from Hurghada to the United Kingdom.   According to Egypt Independent, the decision to evacuate the flight came after smoke started to appear from behind one of the passenger’s seats. This started to happen […]

Foreigners at Copenhagen Airport Unexpectedly Start Singing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Baladi

Foreigners at Copenhagen Airport Unexpectedly Start Singing Dalida’s Helwa Ya Baladi

  You can complain all you want about the living situation in Egypt as much as you want, but when you’re on a plane, far away from your homeland, you feel nothing but utter homesickness. All you need is just a small reminder why Egypt is Om El Donya (mother of the world) and you’re bawling […]

US Bans 8 Muslim Countries from Carrying Large Electronic Devices on Flights

US Bans 8 Muslim Countries from Carrying Large Electronic Devices on Flights

  The Trump administration has decided to ban eight Middle Eastern and North African countries from carrying large electronic devices on planes. The ban only applies for any electronic devices that are bigger than a mobile phone, which will include laptops and tablets. Royal Jordanian, however, have confirmed that phones and medical equipment won’t be banned. […]

Cairo International Airport Introduces EGP 10 Rental Fee for Trolley and One Celebrity Isn’t Happy

Cairo International Airport Introduces EGP 10 Rental Fee for Trolley and One Celebrity Isn’t Happy

  Tourism has been doing well this month in Egypt. Celebrities from all over the world have been snapping photos next to our historical monuments. Honestly, it gave us all a sense of pride and hope in a better future for our country. Yet, it seems that one celebrity had something else to say about […]

Starting Today, Dubai Airports Will Ban ‘Irregularly Shaped’ Luggage

Starting Today, Dubai Airports Will Ban ‘Irregularly Shaped’ Luggage

  Starting today, Dubai airports will introduce a new baggage rule to help improve service and reduce the risk of mishandling of the baggage operation.     “Dubai International provides some of the most sophisticated baggage systems in the world,” Ali Angizeh, Vice President of Terminal Operations at Dubai International said. “However, even the most […]

Free Unlimited Wi-Fi to Be Available at All Dubai Airports

Free Unlimited Wi-Fi to Be Available at All Dubai Airports

  If you thought nothing in this world is better than food, you’re wrong, because you know what’s better than food? FREE INTERNET!   Dubai International and Dubai World Central know exactly that and have now given all their passengers the option to enjoy unlimited free high-speed Wi-Fi. Yes, you read that right. Free Internet […]

Dubai Airport Wins “Best Employer Brand” at LinkedIn Talent Awards

Dubai Airport Wins “Best Employer Brand” at LinkedIn Talent Awards

  Dubai Airports has been named the “Best Employer Brand” at the annual LinkedIn Talent Awards, celebrating the success of LinkedIn customers across the MENA region. The award ceremony took place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Jumeirah, where the Minister of State for Youth Affairs, Shamma Al Mazrui, was also present.   Held for the […]

Egypt’s Israeli Ambassador’s Finger Made It to the News

Egypt’s Israeli Ambassador’s Finger Made It to the News

I was sitting at work, scrolling down my Facebook feed when suddenly I read on Al Masry Al Youm that the Israeli Ambassador in Egypt got “shot” at the airport, which was written in Arabic: “2essabet el-Safeer el-Israeli,” for those of you who don’t speak/read Arabic, “2essabet” means both “the shooting of” or “the injury […]