OMDB Runway Closure

OMDB RUNWAY CLOSURE

From 01-May-2014, Dubai Airports will be implementing runway closures to facilitate the required maintenance procedures for both runways. This will span a period of 80 days as described below:
01-May-2014:
• Full time closure of the Southern Runway commences at 1100 LT
• Single runway operations will commence on Northern Runway
• Regular maintenance on the Northern Runway will thereafter be conducted
every Sunday between 1559 LT and 1800 LT
31-May-2014:
• The Southern Runway will be handed back to ATC at 1300 LT and re-enter
operational service
• ATC will subsequently close the Northern Runway
• Regular maintenance on the Southern Runway will thereafter be conducted
every Sunday between 1559 LT to 1800 LT
20-Jul-2014:
• Northern Runway handed over to ATC at 1800 LT
• Dual runway operations commence

Freight, general aviation and charter operators will not be permitted to use OMDB during the closure period. OMDW will be the alternative airport during this period.
Please find below OMDW airport charts to assist your crew and dispatch team in your next flight to OMDW
For any questions regarding the temporary switch kindly contact our 24/7 operations team at fltops@palmaviation.aero