Diversions Approximately 20 flights, encompassing both arrivals and departures, faced disruptions at Dubai International Airport (DXB) on Friday due to adverse weather conditions.
Inbound Diversions and Outbound Cancellations
DXB spokesperson confirmed the impact, stating that adverse weather led to 13 inbound flights being diverted to neighboring airports, while six outbound flights were canceled.
Collaborative Response: Diversions
Dubai Airports is actively collaborating with airlines, control authorities, and service partners at DXB to minimize inconvenience for customers during this weather-induced disruption.
Travel Advisory for Passengers
Passengers scheduled for DXB flights are advised to consider using the Dubai Metro to circumvent potential traffic delays caused by water-logged roads. The spokesperson urged travelers to stay informed about traffic updates and allocate extra time for their journey to DXB.
Stay Informed with Airlines
For the most recent flight updates, passengers were directed to check directly with their respective airlines or visit the flight information page on dubaiairports.ae.
flydubai’s Confirmation and Assurance
Dubai-based carrier flydubai confirmed cancellations and delays, with an airline spokesperson stating that several inbound flights had to be diverted and are currently returning to Dubai. The airline is closely monitoring weather conditions, prioritizing passenger and crew safety, and working to minimize