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(DXB) Dubai International Airport has reached another record as it began the new year with a record-breaking 8 million passengers as per traffic report by operator Dubai Airports. According to a news report from WAM, “passenger traffic rose 9.7 per cent to 8,037,008 in January 2017, up from 7,327,637 in the same month in 2016.… Read More

A reminder to all passengers, do not accept items from strangers when flying. You might not realize the item that you are carrying is illegal/banned in the UAE. An Arab passenger learned this lesson the hard way recently, when he agreed to carry a packet of “medicine” for a “friend’s sister.” Upon arriving at the Sharjah… Read More

Great news for UAE residents owning a valid Emirates ID and are travelling. You can avoid the long passport clearance queues by using the Smart E-Gate service in the airport (Terminal 3) and using your Emirates ID card. This is the fastest way to breeze through Passport Control. It makes it easier for travelers (and… Read More

Warning to OFWs and tourists, reports of a “bullet” scam have been circulating on the internet wherein NAIA airport staff are reportedly victimizing unsuspecting travellers. We have read 3 incidents about a “Laglag Bala” modus operandi that have gone viral on Social Media. In these 3 incidents, NAIA airport staff allegedly plants a bullet in a… Read More