Al Maktoum International airport is designated as a Facilitated airport (Level 2) in accordance with the IATA Worldwide Scheduling Guidelines.
Airport Opening Hours & Conditions of Use
Al Maktoum International airport is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, year round.
Al Maktoum International Airport Conditions of Use for GABA flights - Updated 23 December 2013
ACL provides services from 0730 to 2000 Dubai local time (0430 to 1700 UK local time), on weekdays only (excluding public holidays), and the coordination team can be contacted as follows:
|Telephone No.||Fax No.|
|UK office: +44 (0)20 8564 0612 / 0622 / 0623 / 0625||+44 (0)20 8564 0691|
|Dubai office: +971 4 216 2153||n/a|
ACL Out of Hours Coverage
Outside normal office hours (evenings, weekends, public holidays), or for flights within 24 hours, service is provided by Dubai International Airport.
Please note – the Out of Hours service will only deal with short term ad-hoc schedule changes and new requests. All other changes must be submitted to ACL during normal office hours.
The contact numbers for Out of Hours assistance at Dubai International are shown below:
|Cover Provided By||Telephone No.||Fax No. / E-mail|
|Airports Operations and JCR||00 971 4 504 5006/5019|
Planned Closures for Maintenance
We are currently unaware of any planned closures for maintenance at Al Maktoum International airport.
Dubai World Central(DWC) is opening its doors for passenger operations with the start of IATA Winter Season 2013/2014, 27th October 2013.
Coinciding with the opening, Dubai Airports will implement a policy on new and existing passenger charters operating at DXB.
For clarifications on the policy and to discuss your operations at DWC, please contact the Aviation Business Development Team at Dubai Airports.
A Schedules Facilitation Committee is in the process of being set up.