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UAE set to buy Rafale

All the indications are that Dassault will soon announce a deal with the United Arab Emirates Air Force and Air Defense (UAEAF&AD) for up to 60 Dassault Rafale F4 multirole fighters

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Women in Middle East aviation

Three key women in Middle East aviation tell us what drew them to the sector, what’s great about it, what needs to change and what questions they’re tired of hearing

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Skydiving in Dubai

With its crystal clear waters and dramatic architecture, Dubai has much to offer the skydiver. Andreas Rohde takes off with local firm Skydive Dubai

Emirati interplanetary mission announced

The UAE Space Agency has announced a new Emirati interplanetary mission, designed to accelerate the national space capabilities

French transports sent to Kabul to support mass withdrawal effort

With the ongoing deterioration of the security situation in Afghanistan, the President of the French Republic, Emmanuel Macron, has sent airlift assets from the French Air and Space Force to support evacuation efforts

Dubai to reopen Terminal and concourse for anticipated demand

The reopening of facilities will allow the gradual return of over 40 international carriers to return to their home terminal at the airport

Turkish Airlines to increase daily Dubai flights

Three rotations a day will operate from June 17, backed up by promotional campaign

Flydubai expands summer schedule with two new routes

Flights to the Greek islands will begin in June, with plans to add Naples and Salzburg from July

Saab delivers third GlobalEye to the UAE

Saab handed over the third of five GlobalEye multi-domain airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft to the United Arab Emirates on February 20

Emirates self-service check-in kiosks go contactless

Passengers now have the option of using their phones from check-in to boarding without the need for contact