Dubai set to issue tender for Maktoum Airport expansion this month


By Neha Bhatia

Dubai’s Civil Aviation Authority will issue a tender later this month for the expansion of Al Maktoum International Airport (DWC), according to its president.

2Sheikh Ahmed, president of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, and chairman and chief executive of Emirates Group, confirmed the expansion tender will be issued this month.

“The first tender [for the 120 million passengers] should be [awarded] on the 28th of this month,” he told reporters at the Airport Show exhibition in Dubai.

However, Sheikh Ahmed did not reveal the contents of the tender. More info