Plans for Dubai’s airports to have a throughput of close to 150 million passengers annually by 2025 have been backed with what the emirate’s government describes as an initial $3 billion of funding. Dubai International Airport (DXB) handled 78 million passengers in 2015 and is expected to surpass both Atlanta Hartsfield-Jackson and Beijing Capital later this decade to become the world’s busiest airport. The emirate’s second airport, Al Maktoum International, ...

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